Crossword Puzzle Number 992 (Large Grid)

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ACROSS

1. Wild and domestic cattle.
4. A republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea.
9. Report or maintain.
13. (computer science) Protocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network.
16. A drug combination found in some over-the-counter headache remedies (Aspirin and Phenacetin and Caffeine).
17. (Sumerian and Babylonian) A solar deity.
18. The dynasty that ruled much of Manchuria and northeastern China from 947 to 1125.
19. A river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine.
20. A long noosed rope used to catch animals.
22. The ratio of reflected to incident light.
24. A coffee cake flavored with orange rind and raisins and almonds.
26. Poor handwriting.
28. United States psychologist noted for his work in child development (1880-1961).
30. Before noon.
31. A loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth.
33. German chemist noted for the synthetic production of ammonia (1868-1934).
35. An Arabic speaking person who lives in Arabia or North Africa.
38. Tender and brittle.
41. In captivity.
45. East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense.
46. The vessel that contains the seeds of a plant (not the seeds themselves).
47. The amount a salary is increased.
48. A detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work.
49. Widespread genus or herbs or soft-wooded arborescent shrubs cultivated for their showy flowers.
53. A cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment).
54. A nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue.
56. New Zealand conifer.
57. Title for a civil or military leader (especially in Turkey).
59. (Scotland) A small loaf or roll of soft bread.
60. A worker who uses a mop to clean a surface.
63. One of the evil spirits of traditional Jewish and Christian belief.
65. Small Peruvian evergreen with broad rounded head and slender pendant branches with attractive clusters of greenish flowers followed by clusters of rose-pink fruits.
67. A genus of Scolopacidae.
68. An anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally.
69. A formal expression of praise.
70. A toxic nonmetallic element related to sulfur and tellurium.
71. A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response.
74. A Mid-Atlantic state.
75. The choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience.
78. Having a pattern of fretwork or latticework.
82. A soft yellowish-white trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group.
83. (astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial point measured westward along the celestial equator from the zenith crossing.
85. The sacred city of Lamaism.
86. Small genus of erect balsam-scented herbs.
92. A television system that has more than the usual number of lines per frame so its pictures show more detail.
95. How long something has existed.
96. Lean end of the neck.
98. (usually followed by `with' or used in a combining form) Having items suspended on or from a support.
100. Small cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces.
101. An inflammatory disease of connective tissue with variable features including fever and weakness and fatigability and joint pains and skin lesions on the face or neck or arms.
102. The ending of a series or sequence.
103. An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.
104. An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank.
105. A piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment.
106. A Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad.
107. Any of numerous local fertility and nature deities worshipped by ancient Semitic peoples.
108. The fatty flesh of eel.

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1. Gymnastic apparatus consisting of two parallel wooden bars supported on uprights.
2. An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the sale of petroleum.
3. A mark left by the healing of injured tissue.
4. Bite or chew on with the teeth.
5. An expression of greeting.
6. (Irish) Mother of the ancient Irish gods.
7. Large Indian antelope.
8. A French abbot.
9. Any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds.
10. Any of the numerous plants of the genus Viola.
11. (Akkadian) God of wisdom.
12. Take something away by force or without the consent of the owner.
13. Extremely pleasing.
14. The basic unit of money in Bangladesh.
15. A small carriage in which a baby or child is pushed around.
21. An alloy of copper and zinc (and sometimes arsenic) used to imitate gold in cheap jewelry and for gilding.
23. A radioactive transuranic element produced by bombarding plutonium with neutrons.
25. (anatomy) Of or relating to a cavity or chamber in the body (especially one of the upper chambers of the heart).
27. Resinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects.
29. 36th President of the United States.
32. Flesh of any of various freshwater fishes of the families Centrarchidae of North America or Cyprinidae of Europe.
34. The sense organ for hearing and equilibrium.
36. Term used in former classifications.
37. A city in northwestern Syria.
39. A cut of pork ribs with much of the meat trimmed off.
40. A river in the east central United States.
42. At risk of or subject to experiencing something usually unpleasant.
43. An act of scaling by the use of ladders (especially the walls of a fortification).
44. Having accumulated or become more intense.
50. United States writer (born in 1925).
51. Type genus of the Ranidae.
52. A soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal.
55. Do something that one considers to be below one's dignity.
58. The basic unit of electric current adopted under the System International d'Unites.
61. A gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jaws.
62. An intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores.
64. Rounded like an egg.
66. Ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance.
72. Seed of a pea plant.
73. A South African plant of the genus Othonna having smooth often fleshy leaves and heads of yellow flowers.
74. Take something away by force or without the consent of the owner.
76. A large dark-red oval organ on the left side of the body between the stomach and the diaphragm.
77. Grayish baboon of southern and eastern Africa.
78. A silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group.
79. Any of various plants of the genus Albuca having large clusters of pale yellow flowers.
80. A hard gray lustrous metallic element that is highly corrosion-resistant.
81. An attendant who carries the golf clubs for a player.
84. Being ten more than one hundred forty.
87. Large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin.
88. A program under which employees regularly accumulate shares and may ultimately assume control of the company.
89. (New Testament) The sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born.
90. Any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.
91. According to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC).
92. A white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily.
93. The periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon.
94. Meat from a calf.
97. (informal) `johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War.
98. The branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively.
99. A colloid in a more solid form than a sol.

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