Crossword Puzzle Number 640 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
4. (often plural) A command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed.
9. The capital and chief port of Qatar.
13. A tight-fitting headdress.
16. A benevolent aspect of Devi.
17. Any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth gray bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs.
18. Fastener consisting of a metal ring for lining a small hole to permit the attachment of cords or lines.
19. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
20. Suggest fear or doubt.
22. A person who delivers a speech or oration.
24. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
25. A small cake leavened with yeast.
26. A corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public.
27. Massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws.
29. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen).
32. New Zealand timber tree resembling the cypress.
34. A member of one of the four divisions of the prehistoric Greeks.
36. Pertaining to dry one-seeded indehiscent fruit.
40. A colorless element that is one of the six inert gasses.
41. Italian painter and sculptor and engineer and scientist and architect.
43. God of love and erotic desire.
46. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
48. Flowing in drops.
49. A unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns.
50. The eleventh month of the civil year.
51. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
53. Very spiny and dense evergreen shrub with fragrant golden-yellow flowers.
57. The habitation of wild animals.
58. Any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia.
61. An operating system that is on a disk.
62. The basic unit of money in Peru.
64. Any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits.
65. A written statement of the grounds of complaint made to court law asking for the grievance to be redressed.
67. An antibiotic (trade name Azactam) used against severe infections.
69. English essayist (1775-1834).
71. Tropical American flat-jointed prickly pear.
72. One of the most important fungi cultivated in Japan.
75. An inhabitant of the earth.
77. A sheath worn to protect a finger.
78. Not divisible by two.
80. The starting place for each hole on a golf course.
81. Type genus of the Majidae.
84. A large estate in Spanish-speaking countries.
88. A quantity of no importance.
92. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
94. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
96. A member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala.
97. A city in southeastern South Korea.
99. Air pollution by a mixture of smoke and fog.
101. An accountant certified by the state.
102. The executive agency that advises the President on the federal budget.
103. A slipper that has no fitting around the heel.
104. United States tennis player who was the first Black to win United States and English singles championships (1943-1993).
105. An associate degree in applied science.

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1. Slow to learn or understand.
2. Type genus of the Amiidae.
3. The quarter of many North African cities in which the citadel is located.
4. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
5. The coming again into activity and prominence.
6. Having accumulated or become more intense.
7. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
8. The 17th letter of the Greek alphabet.
9. (Scottish) Bluish-black or gray-blue.
10. A tiny or scarcely detectable amount.
11. A knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain).
12. The month following March and preceding May.
13. An esoteric or occult matter that is traditionally secret.
14. Having the wind against the forward side of the sails.
15. A fractional monetary unit in Bangladesh and India and Nepal and Pakistan.
21. (Arthurian legend) The most virtuous knight of the Round Table.
23. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group.
28. Cause to become awake or conscious.
30. The branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication.
31. A starch made by leaching and drying the root of the cassava plant.
33. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
35. A kind of sideboard or buffet.
37. Being or pertaining to or resembling a goat or goats.
38. A period of time equal to 1/24th of a day.
39. At or constituting a border or edge.
42. A fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function.
44. The mother of Jesus.
45. Of or pertaining to the Avesta (sacred text of Zoroastrianism).
47. Very small.
52. (plural) Hosts or armies.
54. A river that rises in central Germany and flows north to join the Elbe River.
55. Aromatic bulb used as seasoning.
56. State of disgrace resulting from detestable behavior.
59. A rotating disk shaped to convert circular into linear motion.
60. An ancient Greek city famous for military prowess.
63. A mass of ice and snow that permanently covers a large area of land (e.g., the polar regions or a mountain peak).
66. (Greek mythology) Goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare.
68. A knockout declared by the referee who judges one boxer unable to continue.
70. A state in midwestern United States.
73. Land tenure by agricultural service or payment of rent.
74. Unequivocally detestable.
76. A brittle silver-white metalloid element that is related to selenium and sulfur.
79. A young woman making her debut into society.
82. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
83. A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables.
85. Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829).
86. An independent agency of the United States government responsible for aviation and spaceflight.
87. A software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
89. Type genus of the family Arcidae.
90. Amino acid that is formed in the liver and converted into dopamine in the brain.
91. Type genus of the Anatidae.
93. A unit of pressure.
95. How long something has existed.
98. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
100. A midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region.

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