Crossword Puzzle Number 968 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Syndrome resulting from a serious acute (sometimes fatal) infection associated with the presence of staphylococcus.
4. In the Roman calendar.
8. A light springing movement upwards or forwards.
12. An amino acid that is found in the central nervous system.
16. A Turkish unit of weight equal to about 2.75 pounds.
17. Predatory black-and-white toothed whale with large dorsal fin.
18. A river in central Europe that arises in northwestern Czechoslovakia and flows northward through Germany to empty into the North Sea.
19. (Old Testament) In Judeo-Christian mythology.
20. Put down by force or intimidation.
22. Too numerous to be counted.
24. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
25. Dense growth of hairs covering the body or parts of it (as on the human head).
26. Largest known toad species.
28. A nearly horizontal passage from the surface into a mine.
30. The longer of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
31. Transactions having the objective of supplying commodities.
33. Harsh or corrosive in tone.
35. Flesh of fish found in colder waters of northern Atlantic coast of the United States.
37. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
38. A town in southwestern British Columbia on Vancouver Island west of Vancouver.
42. Angular distance above the horizon (especially of a celestial object).
43. A family of Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in southeastern Asia.
46. A radioactive gaseous element formed by the disintegration of radium.
48. Loose or flaccid body fat.
49. (British) A minicar used as a taxicab.
54. Of or relating to near the ear.
55. A photograph taken at close range.
57. A state in New England.
58. A fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed.
59. A person who makes a will.
61. A master's degree in library science.
62. A self-funded retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement.
63. A trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
64. Sour or bitter in taste.
66. A quantity of no importance.
70. A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite.
71. A hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care.
76. United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957).
79. A tumor virus transmitted by leafhoppers.
80. Examine by palpation for medical purposes.
83. A strip of land projecting into a body of water.
85. Tropical starchy tuberous root.
89. A public promotion of some product or service.
90. The lean flesh of a fish similar to cod.
93. A large quantity of written matter.
95. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
96. An island in Indonesia east of Java.
98. Made agreeably cold (especially by ice).
99. A Spanish river.
100. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
101. A particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).
102. Of or relating to or characteristic of the Republic of Chad or its people or language.
103. A member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who once had a culture characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy.
104. A workplace for the conduct of scientific research.

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1. Pretentious or silly talk or writing.
2. Gull-like jaeger of northern seas.
3. The wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany.
4. An informal debt instrument.
5. A series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep.
6. An international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.
7. A Japanese warrior who was a member of the feudal military aristocracy.
8. (Irish) The sea personified.
9. English essayist (1775-1834).
10. A port city in southwestern Iran.
11. A tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling).
12. An anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling of light-headedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months.
13. (Babylonian) God of storms and wind.
14. A small cake leavened with yeast.
15. A woman hired to suckle a child of someone else.
21. Kicking (as for a field goal) in which the football is dropped and kicked as it touches the ground v 1.
23. Noisy talk.
27. Capable of being attained or accomplished.
29. A silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion.
32. The range within which a voice can be heard.
34. Little known Kamarupan languages.
36. Of or relating to the clitoris.
39. A mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (21,201 feet high).
40. Inject into the vein.
41. Having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something.
44. A radioactive element of the actinide series.
45. A metrical unit with stressed-unstressed-unstressed syllables.
47. Of grammatical gender.
50. A rechargeable battery with a nickel cathode and a cadmium anode.
51. Type genus of the family Astacidae.
52. Small usually single-celled reproductive body produced especially by certain bacteria and algae and fungi and nonflowering plants.
53. Before noon.
56. A mouth or mouthlike opening.
60. A soft silvery metallic element of the alkali metal group.
65. Turn up, loosen, or remove earth.
67. A state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood is lower than normal.
68. South American wood sorrel cultivated for its edible tubers.
69. Sandwich filled with slices of bacon and tomato with lettuce.
72. Physically and mentally fatigued.
73. Being ten more than one hundred forty.
74. An official prosecutor for a judicial district.
75. The principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group.
77. Being ten more than one hundred ninety.
78. Living quarters reserved for wives and concubines and female relatives in a Muslim household.
81. The sixth month of the civil year.
82. (used of count nouns) Every one considered individually.
84. Having nine hinged bands of bony plates.
86. The lower house of the parliament of the Republic of Ireland.
87. An informal term for a father.
88. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
91. Large brownish-green New Zealand parrot.
92. A doctor's degree in education.
94. Extinct flightless bird of New Zealand.
97. A chronic inflammatory collagen disease affecting connective tissue (skin or joints).

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