Crossword Puzzle Number 796 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A wad of something chewable as tobacco.
5. A linear unit (1/6 inch) used in printing.
9. A tiny or scarcely detectable amount.
13. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
16. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
17. Any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses.
18. Any of a number of fishes of the family Carangidae.
19. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
20. Pertaining to or containing any of a group of organic compounds of nitrogen derived from ammonia.
21. A deep bow.
24. An administrator in charge of a division of a university or college.
25. A genus of orb-weaving spiders including common garden spiders and barn spiders.
27. A port city in southwestern Iran.
29. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
31. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
32. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
33. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
34. Any of various plants of the genus Scabiosa.
42. Swelling from excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue.
43. A city in southern Finland.
46. The persistence of a sound after its source has stopped.
47. Being five more than one hundred fifty.
48. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
51. Of or relating to or characteristic of Thailand of its people.
52. Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656).
53. A submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water.
55. In a heated manner.
58. Acid gritty-textured fruit.
59. An arc-shaped whitish deposit sometimes seen in the cornea.
61. (Babylonian) God of fire.
62. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
64. A bloody and prolonged operation in which American marines landed and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945).
65. A heading that names a statute or legislative bill.
66. Extreme mental retardation.
67. Back and sides of a hog salted and dried or smoked.
69. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
72. In operation or operational.
73. Scarabaeid beetle considered divine by ancient Egyptians.
76. Made by hand or a hand process.
79. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
82. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
83. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
84. Any of various aromatic resinous substances used for healing and soothing.
86. Of or relating to the lips of the mouth.
93. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
97. Flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes.
98. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
99. Largest known toad species.
101. The compass point midway between northeast and east.
102. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
103. Small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World.
104. Distinctive and stylish elegance.
105. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.

DOWN

1. Wearing or provided with clothing.
2. Stable gear consisting of either of two curved supports that are attached to the collar of a draft horse and that hold the traces.
3. Type genus of the Amiidae.
4. An ambitious and aspiring young person.
5. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
6. A heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group.
7. Melon having yellowish rind and whitish flesh.
8. A Kwa language spoken in Ghana and the Ivory Coast.
9. (Old Testament) The second patriarch.
10. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
11. Small buffalo of Mindoro in the Philippines.
12. A public promotion of some product or service.
13. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
14. Area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir.
15. The act of scanning.
22. A unit of length of thread or yarn.
23. Obsolete terms for legal insanity.
26. The network in the reticular formation that serves an alerting or arousal function.
28. Having undesirable or negative qualities.
30. A narrow elongated opening or fissure between two symmetrical parts.
35. Grown for its thickened edible aromatic root.
36. Convey by horizontal mass movement of a fluid.
37. Profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger.
38. A painful sore with a hard pus-filled core.
39. (of words) Formed in imitation of a natural sound.
40. United States playwright (1896-1955).
41. A university in Paris.
44. Any of a group of natural steroid alcohols derived from plants or animals.
45. A town in western Kentucky on the Ohio River.
49. A high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary).
50. Someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war).
54. The pivot about which a lever turns.
56. The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one.
57. A soft silvery metallic element.
60. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
63. In bed.
68. The capital of Eritrea.
70. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
71. A nucleic acid consisting of large molecules shaped like a double helix.
74. (Greek mythology) One of the three Graces.
75. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
77. A federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955.
78. United by being of the same opinion.
80. Fleshy spore-bearing inner mass of e.g. a puffball or stinkhorn.
81. A container.
85. Advanced in years.
87. The biblical name for ancient Syria.
88. A small cake leavened with yeast.
89. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
90. An Indian nursemaid who looks after children.
91. A former copper coin of Pakistan.
92. A branch of the Tai languages.
94. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
95. A wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface.
96. Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation.
100. A rare silvery (usually trivalent) metallic element.

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