Crossword Puzzle Number 712 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Take something away by force or without the consent of the owner.
4. English monk and scholar (672-735).
8. English architect who designed more than fifty London churches (1632-1723).
12. An independent group of closely related Chadic languages spoken in the area between the Biu-Mandara and East Chadic languages.
16. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
17. A narcotic that is considered a hard drug.
18. The act of grasping.
19. Toward the mouth or oral region.
20. A correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence).
22. Italian violin maker in Cremona.
24. Any plant of the genus Inula.
25. The ratio of reflected to incident light.
27. A Muslim trained in the doctrine and law of Islam.
29. A flexible container with a single opening.
30. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
32. Wear away.
35. To fix or set securely or deeply.
39. A ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element.
40. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
41. One of the eight bones of the cranium.
44. Large American feline resembling a lion.
48. The universal time coordinated time when a transmission is sent from Earth to a spacecraft or other celestial body.
50. (in various religions) The world of the dead.
51. Of or relating to the palm of the hand or to the area at the base of the thumb.
52. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
55. Only extant member of the order Rhynchocephalia of large spiny lizard-like diapsid reptiles of coastal islands off New Zealand.
57. Bulky grayish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail.
58. (trade name) A plastic film that can polarize a beam of light.
60. Liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid.
61. The capital and largest city of Japan.
62. Coldness due to a cold environment.
63. Having little physical or spiritual strength.
66. A Bantu language spoken by the Chaga people in northern Tanzania.
73. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
74. An elaborate song for solo voice.
77. An associate degree in nursing.
78. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
82. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
83. A drawstring bag for holding money.
85. A short labored intake of breath with the mouth open.
88. Lost temporarily.
90. A surgical instrument used to remove sections of bone from the skull.
92. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar.
93. Goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment.
94. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
96. (prefix) Half or partial.
97. A light touch or stroke.
98. (British) Your grandmother.
99. Muslim name for God.
100. A unit of weight used in east Asia approximately equal to 1.3 ounces.
101. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. Port city that is the capital and largest city of Latvia.
2. Using speech rather than writing.
3. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
4. A bachelor's degree in science.
5. (prefix) Outside or outer.
6. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
7. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
8. A very large person.
9. A unit of weight used in some Moslem countries near the Mediterranean.
10. English essayist (1775-1834).
11. A yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
12. The second day of the week.
13. A popular island resort in the Netherlands Antilles.
14. Food mixtures either arranged on a plate or tossed and served with a moist dressing.
15. A condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people.
21. A record in which commercial accounts are recorded.
23. Localized scleroderma.
26. An informal term for a father.
28. Very hard unsalted biscuit or bread.
31. A genus of Carangidae.
33. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
34. The basic unit of money in Sri Lanka.
36. United States publisher (born in Australia in 1931).
37. A cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie.
38. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
42. A heavy dull sound (as made by impact of heavy objects).
43. The largest city in Michigan and a major Great Lakes port.
45. Lacking in reality or substance or genuineness.
46. South African statesman who was released from prison to become the nation's first democratically elected president in 1994 (born in 1918).
47. Relating to or like or divided into areolae.
49. Type genus of the Meliaceae.
53. (legend) Chalice used by Christ at the last supper.
54. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
56. Having been read.
59. A mouth or mouthlike opening.
64. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
65. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
67. A very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms.
68. Long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws.
69. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
70. A violent hot sand-laden wind on the deserts of Arabia and North Africa.
71. Of or at or relating to an anode.
72. Source of a tough elastic wood.
75. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
76. Realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906).
79. A port in southwestern Scotland.
80. Greek mythology.
81. (Irish) Chief god of the Tuatha De Danann.
82. A boy or man.
84. (superlative of `good') Having the most positive qualities.
86. Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike.
87. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
89. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
95. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.

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