Crossword Puzzle Number 803 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A federal agency that supervises carriers that transport goods and people between states.
4. A genus of Ploceidae.
9. Electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare.
13. (computer science) A computer that is running software that allows users to leave messages and access information of general interest.
16. The corporate executive responsible for the operations of the firm.
17. A large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere.
18. Radioactive iodine test that measures the amount of radioactive iodine taken up by the thyroid gland.
19. An accidental happening.
20. Genus of erect herbs of the Middle East having showy flowers.
22. The music of Chopin.
24. An ordered reference standard.
26. A farm building for housing poultry.
27. Flightless New Zealand birds similar to gallinules.
29. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
31. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
33. A doctor's degree in education.
37. A distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list.
40. One of a set of small pieces of stiff paper marked in various ways and used for playing games or for telling fortunes.
43. Apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins).
46. Blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi.
47. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
48. South American armadillo with three bands of bony plates.
49. Shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist.
51. German chemist who was co-discoverer with Lise Meitner of nuclear fission (1879-1968).
53. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
55. A federal agency established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products.
56. Owned up to.
58. An ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage.
59. American novelist (1909-1955).
61. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
62. (law) A comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy.
64. With the mouth wide open as in wonder or awe.
66. The superior of an abbey of monks.
68. (prefix) Opposite or opposing or neutralizing.
70. The basic unit of money in Sierra Leone.
71. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
72. Trace the shape of.
75. A cephalosporin that can be given parenterally (trade name Zinacef) or orally by tablets (trade name Ceftin).
78. A Powhatan Indian woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended the English at Jamestown and is said to have saved Captain John Smith's life (1595-1617).
82. Childcare during the day while parents work.
84. A fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade.
86. Employed in accomplishing something.
87. A Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman.
88. A member of the Semitic speaking people of northern Ethiopia.
91. West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice.
93. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
95. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
97. (British) Your grandmother.
98. Legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity.
99. Closed with a lace.
100. (usually followed by `to') Having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something.
101. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.

DOWN

1. Small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit.
2. A cavity in the mesoderm of an embryo that gives rise in humans to the pleural cavity and pericardial cavity and peritoneal cavity.
3. Made from baking chocolate or cocoa powder and milk and sugar.
4. Chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regions.
5. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
6. Coffee with the caffeine removed.
7. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
8. Small buffalo of the Celebes having small straight horns.
9. A member of an Iroquoian people formerly living on the south shore of Lake Erie in northern Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania and western New York.
10. Airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc..
11. Being one more than one hundred.
12. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
13. A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia.
14. An island in Indonesia east of Java.
15. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
21. Jointed and nearly leafless desert shrub having reduced scalelike leaves and reddish fleshy seeds.
23. A purging medicine.
25. Crust or layer of hard subsoil encrusted with calcium-carbonate occurring in arid or semiarid regions.
28. (Welsh myth) The other world.
30. A public promotion of some product or service.
32. That is to say.
34. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
35. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
36. A deep pan with a handle.
38. A body of troops arranged in a line.
39. A document giving an official instruction or command.
41. The great hall in ancient Persian palaces.
42. A member of the dominant Hindu military caste in northern India.
44. A small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold.
45. Make attractive or lovable.
50. The name that precedes the surname.
52. (Philippine) A dish of marinated vegetables and meat or fish.
54. The cry made by sheep.
57. A Swiss house.
60. A disputant who quibbles.
63. A white or colorless vitreous insoluble solid (SiO2).
65. An ancient Egyptian city on the west bank of the Nile opposite Cairo.
67. Spot, stain, or pollute.
69. (of disease or anything resembling a disease) Constantly present to greater or lesser extent in a particular locality.
70. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
73. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
74. A percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance.
76. Of or like a cecum.
77. A rule made by a local authority to regulate its own affairs.
79. (Hindu) A manner of sitting (as in the practice of Yoga).
80. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
81. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
83. A sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure.
85. A metabolic acid found in yeast and liver cells.
89. Step on it.
90. A resource.
92. Fermented alcoholic beverage similar to but heavier than beer.
94. Being ten more than thirty.
96. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.

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