Gi­ant Cross­word

Gloucestershire Echo - - BRAIN TEASER -

ACROSS

1 Re­move par­ti­cles from a liq­uid (6) 5 __ Jo­liot-curie, scientist and daugh­ter of Marie Curie (5) 8 Dis­mount (6) 10 Pars­ley, Sage, __ and Thyme, Si­mon and Gar­funkel al­bum (8) 14 Lawrence of __, 1962 film (6) 16 Par­rot (5) 21 Ap­pals (8) 22 Di­am­e­ter of a bul­let (7) 23 En­counter (7) 25 Stan­dard cri­te­rion (9) 26 Mes­sen­ger (6) 27 Sheep sounds (4) 28 Zero (3) 29 Once more (3,5) 32 Stringed in­stru­ment (5) 33 A sub­stance with a ph lower than 7 (4) 34 Har­bours (5) 35 Moves from side to side (4) 38 Star sign (6) 40 Per­former (5) 42 One hun­dred and twelve pounds (13) 44 __ Macarthur, sail­ing cham­pion (5) 46 Road fea­ture (10) 48 Small child (6) 51 Take back (7) 54 English poet (10) 55 Witty re­marks (8) 59 De­sign made up of tile frag­ments (6) 60 De­vice pro­duc­ing elec­tric­ity (9) 62 Bishop’s dis­trict (7) 63 Dry­ing cloth (5) 64 Clar­ity (9) 67 Mouth or­gan (9) 69 Hate (5) 71 Heretic (7) 74 Equine com­peti­tor (9) 77 Hav­ing orig­i­nated (6) 78 Re­pelled (8) 81 Free­ing (10) 82 Bear (7) 84 End of a shoe (6) 87 Of­fi­cers (10) 90 Rel­a­tive (5) 92 Be­trothed pair (7,6) 95 Aroma (5) 96 Up-to-date (6) 98 Epi­der­mis (4) 100 __ Cake, 2004 film (5) 101 Dutch cheese (4) 102 Be­long­ing to them (5) 104 Thorny weeds (8) 107 Cam­bridgeshir­e river (3) 109 Sticks (4) 111 Over­looked (6) 112 Ex­ag­ger­ate (9) 114 Re­veal (7) 117 Cap­i­tal of Cyprus (7) 118 Sports of­fi­cials (8) 119 Al­cove (5) 120 Rob­ber (6) 121 Set­tle (8) 122 As­tounds (6) 123 Fre­quently (5) 124 Turn (6)

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2 Copy (7) 3 An­cient Ro­man robes (5) 4 Ital­ian com­poser (7) 5 Nor­we­gian drama­tist (5) 6 Mov­ing stair­case (9) 7 __ Macpherson, Aus­tralian model (4) 8 Monks’ build­ing (5) 9 Cloth edge (3) 11 Ja­pa­nese sash (3) 12 Ja­pa­nese mone­tary unit (3) 13 Morally cor­rect (7) 14 Be­stow (5) 15 Sea bird (3) 17 Per­mit (5) 18 Air cur­rents (5) 19 Myth­i­cal beast (4) 20 Oblit­er­ated (6) 24 On the way (5) 25 __ Air, LA neigh­bour­hood (3) 26 Hairy (7) 30 Num­ber (3) 31 Fish (7) 34 S. Amer­i­can coun­try (4) 36 An­te­lope (3) 37 Breed of dog (6) 38 Spirit (3) 39 Ac­cuse (7) 40 In a lively man­ner (7) 41 Hap­pen again (5) 42 In­ter­nal or­gan (5) 43 Cards for for­tune-telling (5) 44 In an East­erly di­rec­tion (9) 45 Re­lat­ing to birth (5) 47 Ex­clude (3) 49 Pe­riod of hu­man his­tory (4,3) 50 Ac­counts (7) 52 Spring crea­ture (5,4) 53 Ex­am­in­ing (7) 54 Per­suade by flat­tery (7) 56 Im­pre­cise (7) 57 Nel­son __, South African pres­i­dent and rev­o­lu­tion­ary (7) 58 Type of tree (4) 61 Tack (4) 65 Be­comes ex­tinct (4,3) 66 Cler­gy­man’s al­lowance (7) 68 Farewell (5) 70 Eu­ro­pean river (5) 72 Short hair that cov­ers the forehead (6) 73 Space for the knees (7) 75 Thicket (5) 76 Makes owl sounds (5) 79 High points (3) 80 De­ferred (7) 83 In­ci­sive (9) 85 Fas­tener (3) 86 The Soviet Union (1,1,1,1) 88 Type of tree (3) 89 Fi­nally (2,4) 91 Lessons (7) 93 Pound (5) 94 Friend (3) 96 The Rime of the An­cient __, Co­leridge poem (7) 97 Beef and lamb (3,4) 98 Beer mug (5) 99 Horse’s sound (5) 101 Build (5) 103 Shade (3) 105 __ Fi­ennes, British ac­tor (4) 106 Fires (5) 108 Fruit (5) 109 Clear (5) 110 Eu­ro­pean cap­i­tal (4) 112 El­derly (3) 113 Plu­ral of is (3) 115 Thus (3) 116 Root veg­etable (3)

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