Crossword Puzzle Number 875 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. A unit of force equal to the force that imparts an acceleration of 1 foot/sec/sec to a mass of 1 pound.
4. A state of northeastern India.
9. A thin coat of water-base paint.
13. A unit of conductance equal to the reciprocal of an ohm.
16. A constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Norma.
17. The brightest star in Virgo.
18. On or toward the lee.
19. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
20. A flask for carrying water.
22. Old World nocturnal canine mammal closely related to the dog.
24. Step on it.
25. American novelist (1909-1955).
28. Jordan's port.
30. A quantity of no importance.
32. A public promotion of some product or service.
33. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
36. A passage with access only at one end.
37. Having a specified kind of border or edge.
39. Cubes of meat marinated and cooked on a skewer usually with vegetables.
40. Valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation.
43. Kamarupan languages spoken in northeastern India and western Burma.
46. A feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause).
48. Port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay.
51. Type genus of the Anatidae.
52. Having any of numerous bright or strong colors reminiscent of the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies.
53. Strike sharply.
55. A unit of absorbed ionizing radiation equal to 100 ergs per gram of irradiated material.
56. Distinctive and stylish elegance.
57. (Islam) The man who leads prayers in a mosque.
60. Italian violin maker in Cremona.
62. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
64. The United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities.
65. An Italian poet famous for `The Divine Comedy'--a journey through hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321).
66. Somewhat ill or prone to illness.
68. Measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects.
70. An associate degree in nursing.
71. Swelling from excessive accumulation of serous fluid in tissue.
73. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
75. Something causes misery or death.
76. A postulated biochemical change (presumably in neural tissue) that represents a memory.
79. Tall perennial herb of tropical Asia with dark green leaves.
81. Subject to a ruling authority.
83. Lacking spirit or liveliness.
87. By bad luck.
89. A town in western Alaska on the southern coast of the Seward Peninsula.
91. A piece of body armor for the trunk.
93. The most common computer memory which can be used by programs to perform necessary tasks while the computer is on.
95. An affirmative.
96. Hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus.
97. Game in which matchsticks are arranged in rows and players alternately remove one or more of them.
98. East Indian annual erect herb.
100. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
101. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
102. A city in southern Turkey on the Seyhan River.
103. (comparative of `little' usually used with mass nouns) Quantifier meaning not as great in amount or degree.
104. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
105. A colorless and odorless inert gas.

DOWN

1. Large burrowing rodent of South and Central America.
2. The phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid.
3. A narrow way or road.
4. A fatal disease of cattle that affects the central nervous system.
5. A medicinal drug used to evoke vomiting (especially in cases of drug overdose or poisoning).
6. Ancient Hebrew unit of liquid measure = 1.5 gallons.
7. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
8. The seventh month of the Moslem calendar.
9. A city in east central Texas.
10. A non-aromatic saturated hydrocarbon with the general formula CnH(2n+2).
11. The upper house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
12. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
13. A member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in NE Nebraska.
14. A port in northwestern Israel on the Bay of Acre.
15. (Greek mythology) One of the mountain nymphs.
21. The capital and largest city of Iran.
23. A genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples).
26. The basic unit of money in Western Samoa.
27. An unnaturally frenzied or distraught woman.
29. A famous waterfall in Venezuela.
31. 1/10 gram.
34. German baroque composer (1681-1767).
35. A port city in southwestern Iran.
38. Small family of usually tropical butterflies.
41. Cactus having yellow flowers and purple fruits.
42. Fine meal made from cereal grain especially wheat.
44. Someone employed by a gas company.
45. Towards the shore from the water.
47. A radioactive transuranic element.
49. Unknown god.
50. A condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders.
54. Type genus of the Amiidae.
58. A hollow muscular organ in the pelvic cavity of females.
59. An award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event.
61. The inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle.
63. A colorless and odorless inert gas.
67. A spout that terminates in a grotesquely carved figure of a person or animal.
69. Dwell (archaic).
72. Improved or corrected by critical editing.
73. Ancient Hebrew unit of liquid measure = 1.5 gallons.
74. A tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction.
75. Goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld.
77. Pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America.
78. Any of various orchids of the genus Bletia having pseudo-bulbs and erect leafless racemes of large purple or pink flowers.
80. Informal term of address for someone's wife.
82. An Italian woman of rank.
84. A state in southeastern United States.
85. (Greek mythology) A princess of Colchis who aided Jason in taking the Golden Fleece from her father.
86. Essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers.
88. Concerning those not members of the clergy.
90. United States educator who introduced reforms that significantly altered the system of public education (1796-1859).
91. The blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens.
92. A body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land.
93. The syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization.
94. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
95. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
99. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).

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