Crossword Puzzle Number 775 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. An acute inflammatory disease occurring in the intestines of premature infants.
4. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
8. One of the common people.
12. A Chadic language spoken in Chad.
16. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
17. An international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security.
18. Wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology.
19. A set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge.
20. Pay for something before receiving it.
22. Thorny shrub or small tree common in central Argentina having small orange or yellow flowers followed by edible berries.
24. Consisting of or made up of bone.
25. On or toward the lee.
26. Pour out.
28. A port city in southwestern Iran.
30. Small family of usually tropical butterflies.
32. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
33. Large inoffensive chiefly nocturnal ungulate of tropical America and southeast Asia having a heavy body and fleshy snout.
36. Used especially in treating bruises.
38. An enclosed space.
41. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
45. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
47. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
48. Expressing earnest entreaty.
54. A state in midwestern United States.
55. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
56. Traveling on horseback.
58. A member of the people inhabiting the Aleutian Islands and western Alaska.
59. Standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian.
61. A midnight meeting of witches to practice witchcraft and sorcery.
62. A genus of Ploceidae.
63. Someone who operates an aircraft.
66. An ancient Assyrian city on the River Tigris and traditional capital of Assyria.
67. The food served and eaten at one time.
68. A Loloish language.
69. Italian (Roman Catholic) theologian remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology (1225-1274).
74. Put in the mind of someone.
77. Harvest flies.
80. 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.
86. A capacity unit used for measuring fresh herring.
87. A city of northern Poland near the mouth of the Vistula River on a gulf of the Baltic Sea.
90. A family of Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in southeastern Asia.
92. Any of several Orthodox Jewish sects who reject modern secular culture and many of whom do not recognize the spiritual authority of the modern state of Israel.
95. (zoology) Pertaining to alulae.
97. A Hindu prince or king in India.
98. Goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment.
99. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
101. Ulcerated chilblain on the heel.
102. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
103. A doctor's degree in education.
104. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.
105. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
106. A small cake leavened with yeast.

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1. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
2. A British peer ranking below a Marquess and above a Viscount.
3. A member of an Algonquian people living in central Canada.
4. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
5. Austrian composer who influenced the classical form of the symphony (1732-1809).
6. A highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series).
7. Italian lawn bowling (played on a long narrow dirt court).
8. Involving two dimensions.
9. Of or relating to or suitable for Lent.
10. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
11. A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria and closely related to Hausa.
12. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
13. A journey by a large group to escape from a hostile environment.
14. Type genus of the Ranidae.
15. A primeval personification of air and breath.
21. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
23. Relating to the deepest parts of the ocean (below 6000 meters).
27. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
29. The cry made by sheep.
31. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
34. Failure of some tissue or organ to develop.
35. Liquid excretory product.
37. (Greek mythology) The Titan who was father of Atlas and Epimetheus and Prometheus in ancient mythology.
39. (zoology) Lacking a tail or taillike appendage.
40. Hard fiber used in making coarse twine.
42. A heavy brittle diamagnetic trivalent metallic element (resembles arsenic and antimony chemically).
43. Type genus of the Anatidae.
44. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
46. A topical sulfonamide (trade name Sulamyd) used to treat eye infections.
49. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
50. Relating to or concerned with a city or densely populated area.
51. Small shrubby African tree having compound leaves and racemes of small fragrant green flowers.
52. An accidental happening.
53. (Greek mythology) A princess of Colchis who aided Jason in taking the Golden Fleece from her father.
57. A Russian river.
60. Hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary.
64. Of or relating to or transmitted by a member of the family Muridae (rats and mice).
65. A language unit by which a person or thing is known.
70. The last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries.
71. An organization of independent states to promote international peace and security.
72. Conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence.
73. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
75. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
76. A small pellet fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
78. Feeling or showing extreme anger.
79. Having the head uncovered.
81. (Babylonian) Any of a group of powerful earth spirits or genii.
82. Jordan's port.
83. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
84. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
85. A crown-like jewelled headdress worn by women on formal occasions.
88. Informal terms for a (young) woman.
89. Being of delicate or slender build.
91. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
93. A light touch or stroke.
94. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
96. A recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs.
100. A public promotion of some product or service.

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