Crossword Puzzle Number 861 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A religious belief of African origin involving witchcraft and sorcery.
4. A genus of European owls.
8. In bed.
12. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
16. A barrier constructed to contain the flow or water or to keep out the sea.
17. European freshwater fish resembling the roach.
18. A reason for wanting something done.
19. A very attractive or seductive looking woman.
20. A depression in an otherwise level surface.
21. Hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella.
22. A member of a Finnish people living in the northwestern Urals in Russia.
23. A vehicle mounted on runners and pulled by horses or dogs.
24. A fraudulent business scheme.
26. A vigorous blow.
27. Related to or located at the back.
28. The month following March and preceding May.
29. A ductile gray metallic element of the lanthanide series.
32. Moths whose larvae are cutworms.
36. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
37. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
39. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
40. A Tibetan or Mongolian priest of Lamaism.
43. A unit of elastance equal to the reciprocal of a farad.
47. Public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive.
49. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
52. (Babylonian) God of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools.
53. German chemist who did research on high-speed chemical reactions (born in 1927).
54. A Protestant layman who assists the minister.
55. Widely known and esteemed.
56. A user interface in which you type commands instead of choosing them from a menu or selecting an icon.
57. An artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto.
59. An island of central Hawaii.
61. (used especially of persons) Having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age.
62. A bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women).
64. Pertaining to or associated with agony (especially death agonies).
66. Of or relating to a nail or claw or hoof.
67. A long pointed rod used as a weapon.
71. The work of caring for or attending to someone or something.
72. A chronic skin disease occurring primarily in women between the ages of 20 and 40.
73. The twelfth month of the civil year.
75. A doctor's degree in religion.
76. A domed or vaulted recess or projection on a building especially the east end of a church.
79. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
82. Slightly open.
84. Lap at the front of a coat.
86. Partial or total loss of memory.
88. Informal terms for a mother.
91. Of or relating to or characteristic of Guinea or its inhabitants.
93. A genus of tropical Asian and Malaysian palm trees.
95. A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots.
96. The sign language used in the United States.
97. Sole genus of the family Naiadaceae.
99. The universal time coordinated time on board the spacecraft.
100. Any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue.
101. Towards the side away from the wind.
102. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
103. Any of several weedy vetches grown for forage.
104. A unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters.
105. An associate degree in nursing.

DOWN

1. The probability of a specified outcome.
2. The Tibeto-Burman language spoken in the Dali region of Yunnan.
3. The striking of one body against another.
4. (Judaism) Sacred chest where the ancient Hebrews kept the two tablets containing the Ten Commandments.
5. A ray of sunlight.
6. The content of cognition.
7. A port city of south central Ukraine on an arm of the Black Sea.
8. Inquire about.
9. African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread.
10. Swedish oceanographer who recognized the role of the Coriolis effect on ocean currents (1874-1954).
11. Heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane).
12. Thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord.
13. A Russian prison camp for political prisoners.
14. The 1st letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
15. Father of the storm gods Marut.
25. (South African) An ear of corn.
30. Type genus of the Caricaceae.
31. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
33. Acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan).
34. A person who eats human flesh.
35. A dog small and tame enough to be held in the lap.
38. A public promotion of some product or service.
41. A port city in southwestern Turkey on the Gulf of Antalya.
42. (Irish) Mother of the Tuatha De Danann.
44. Shrubby plant with aromatic grayish-green leaves used as a cooking herb.
45. French philosopher and theologian.
46. Slang for `drunk'.
48. Growing old.
50. 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.
51. An argument opposed to a proposal.
58. Indigo bush.
60. A state in midwestern United States.
63. A clay pipe with a short stem.
65. English scholastic philosopher and assumed author of Occam's Razor (1285-1349).
68. Not ever.
69. (superlative of `close') Indicating the one of several that is the shortest distance away adv.
70. A bivalent and trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
74. (South African) A camp defended by a circular formation of wagons.
77. A time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something.
78. A column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure.
80. A strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared.
81. Squash bugs.
83. An Indian side dish of yogurt and chopped cucumbers and spices.
85. A Russian river.
86. A signal transmitted along a narrow path.
87. A ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family).
88. An emotional response that has been acquired by conditioning.
89. A flat-bottomed volcanic crater that was formed by an explosion.
90. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
92. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
94. Goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment.
98. The eleventh month of the civil year.

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