Crossword Puzzle Number 85 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. An accountant certified by the state.
4. An area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake.
9. One thousandth of a second.
13. The United Nations agency concerned with the international collection of meteorological data.
16. Support resembling the rib of an animal.
17. Primitive chlorophyll-containing mainly aquatic eukaryotic organisms lacking true stems and roots and leaves.
18. A Scottish word.
19. An accidental happening.
20. A town in central Belgium.
22. Made smaller or less by melting or erosion or vaporization.
25. A city in Veneto.
26. Aroused to impatience or anger.
27. (botany) Of or relating to the axil.
28. A man who courts a woman.
30. Informal terms for a mother.
32. Large high frilly cap with a full crown.
37. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
40. A flat wing-shaped process or winglike part of an organism.
41. The taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth.
43. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
46. Shrubby tree widely distributed along tropical shores.
48. A white metallic element that burns with a brilliant light.
49. Slanting diagonally across the grain of a fabric.
52. 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.
57. The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.
58. Middle-distance iron.
59. Any taillike structure.
60. Tear or be torn violently.
62. A radioactive element of the alkali-metal group discovered as a disintegration product of actinium.
63. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
64. The mother of your father or mother.
65. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
67. A state in the Rocky Mountains.
69. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
71. (Babylonian) A demigod or first man.
74. A soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element.
78. Not accepting reservations.
83. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
87. (classical mythology) The hideous snake-haired monsters (usually three in number) who pursued unpunished criminals.
88. Having two axes.
90. The month following February and preceding April.
91. The basic unit of money in Ghana.
92. A dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain.
94. A tax on employees and employers that is used to fund the Social Security system.
95. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
96. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
97. East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye.
98. (in Gnosticism) A divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe.
99. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.
100. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 100 liters.

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1. When two dice are thrown and both come up showing one spot the results is called `craps' or `snake eyes'.
2. Rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes.
3. The address where a person lives.
4. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
5. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
6. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
7. Alternatively, a member of the family Nymphaeaceae.
8. Pertaining to or near the sun.
9. The officer below the master on a commercial ship.
10. Leather with a napped surface.
11. Late time of life.
12. Being one hundred more than three hundred.
13. A very large person.
14. A woman of refinement.
15. A drama set to music.
21. A stopping.
23. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
24. A state in southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal (south of Andhra Pradesh).
29. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
31. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
33. Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
34. Fastened together.
35. A river in northeastern Brazil that flows generally northward to the Atlantic Ocean.
36. Armor plate that protects the chest.
38. A member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (Northern Paiute and Southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in southwestern United States.
39. In societies practicing shamanism.
42. The state that precedes vomiting.
44. (zoology) Lacking a tail or taillike appendage.
45. Large and brightly colored handkerchief.
47. A region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore.
50. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.
51. A voluptuously beautiful young woman.
53. A yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
54. A form of magnetic resonance imaging of the brain that registers blood flow to functioning areas of the brain.
55. A small digital computer based on a microprocessor and designed to be used by one person at a time.
56. A motley assortment of things.
61. Minute freshwater crustacean having a round body enclosed in a transparent shell.
62. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
66. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group.
68. A metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters.
70. A state in northwestern North America.
72. A leading German painter and engraver of the Renaissance (1471-1528).
73. A line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended for others on the stage.
75. A member of a Turkic people of Uzbekistan and neighboring areas.
76. The 11 southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861.
77. Small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit.
79. A small ball with a hole through the middle.
80. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
81. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
82. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
83. A Mid-Atlantic state.
84. Type genus of the Amiidae.
85. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
86. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
89. A local computer network for communication between computers.
93. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.

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