Crossword Puzzle Number 846 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).
4. Transient cessation of respiration.
9. German tennis player who won seven women's singles titles at Wimbledon (born in 1969).
13. (British) A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
16. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
17. A slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer.
18. Plant with an elongated head of broad stalked leaves resembling celery.
19. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
20. The front limb of a quadruped.
22. A drug (trade names Atarax and Vistaril) used as a tranquilizer to treat anxiety and motion sickness.
24. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
25. Delicacy highly prized in Japan but highly dangerous.
26. (physics) Involving a transfer of heat.
29. Chief port of Yemen.
30. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
31. A corporation authorized by Congress to provide a secondary market for residential mortgages.
32. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
34. The British system of withholding tax.
36. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
39. (law) The seat for judges in a courtroom.
42. A material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses.
45. A hard brittle blue-white multivalent metallic element.
46. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
47. Not only so, but.
48. A three-tone Chadic language.
50. The eighth month of the civil year.
52. (Australian and New Zealand) A disparaging term for English immigrants to Australia or New Zealand.
54. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
55. Military action involving the use of electromagnetic energy to determine or exploit or reduce or prevent hostile use of the electromagnetic spectrum.
57. Of or pertaining to or written in Altaic.
60. Complacently or inanely foolish.
62. Type genus of the Salmonidae.
63. North American bluebirds.
64. The lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle).
65. The basic unit of money in Romania.
66. A deep orange-red variety of chalcedony.
67. A device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces.
69. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
72. Evergreen trees and shrubs having oily one-seeded fruits.
74. A wad of something chewable as tobacco.
76. Squash bugs.
79. A unit of luminous flux equal to the amount of light given out through a solid angle of 1 steradian by a point source of 1 candela intensity radiating uniformly in all directions.
84. Remove with or as if with a ladle.
87. Any of various small chiefly tropical and usually nocturnal insectivorous terrestrial lizards typically with immovable eyelids.
89. A federal agency established to coordinate programs aimed at reducing pollution and protecting the environment.
93. Any of the three Fates or goddesses of destiny.
94. Liveliness and energy.
95. A unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries.
96. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
97. Extremely robust.
98. Headdress that protects the head from bad weather.
99. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.
100. Indicating the most important performer or role.
101. A former copper coin of Pakistan.

DOWN

1. A port in western Israel on the Mediterranean.
2. Using the voice.
3. A boat with a flat bottom for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals).
4. A federation of North American labor unions that merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955.
5. A deposit of personal property as security for a debt.
6. Medium-sized tree having glossy lanceolate leaves.
7. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
8. Jordan's port.
9. Any of various small biting flies.
10. Make more complex, intricate, or richer.
11. Any member of Athapaskan tribes that migrated to the southwestern desert (from Arizona to Texas and south into Mexico).
12. Duplicator that transmits the copy by wire or radio.
13. 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.
14. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
15. (of a young animal) Abandoned by its mother and raised by hand.
21. A man who has been castrated and is incapable of reproduction.
23. The capital of Nationalist China.
27. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
28. North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean.
33. The capital of Western Samoa.
35. A republic in southwestern Asia.
37. Strongly attracted.
38. A place where ships can take on or discharge cargo.
40. Ancient name for the coastal region of northwestern Asia Minor (including Lesbos).
41. (Sumerian and Akkadian) A demon personifying death.
43. Roman Emperor who was the adoptive son of Trajan.
44. Having a horizontal surface in which no part is higher or lower than another.
49. A person of unquestioning obedience.
51. Similar to the color of an egg yolk.
53. Being one more than six.
56. Inquire about.
58. A monosaccharide sugar that contains the aldehyde group or is hemiacetal.
59. A small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold.
61. A unit of dry measure used in Egypt.
68. A city and port in northern Jutland.
69. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
70. (informal) Of the highest quality.
71. Genus of herbs of Eurasia and the Americas.
72. 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.
73. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
75. An ugly evil-looking old woman.
77. Greek mythology.
78. Make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose.
80. (Greek mythology) A princess of Colchis who aided Jason in taking the Golden Fleece from her father.
81. The capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
82. A city in northeastern Ohio.
83. An Italian woman of rank.
85. Type genus of the Alcidae comprising solely the razorbill.
86. A legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge).
88. Tall annual cereal grass bearing kernels on large ears.
90. Airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc..
91. A widely distributed system of free and fixed macrophages derived from bone marrow.
92. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.

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