Gi­ant Cross­word

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1 Me­di­a­tion (6) 5 Stum­ble (4) 8 Soda dis­penser (6) 10 Chair sup­port (8) 14 Coif­fure (6) 16 Strike (5) 22 Wizard (8) 23 Se­cu­rity de­vice (7) 24 Sud­den in­crease (5-2) 26 Ap­pli­cant, can­di­date (9) 27 Wear away (5) 29 Sec­ondary school qual­i­fi­ca­tion (1,1,1,1) 30 Keanu Reeves’ char­ac­ter in the Ma­trix films (3) 31 Bur­dened (5) 33 __ mein, Chi­nese dish (4) 34 Large ve­hi­cle (10) 35 Ex­cel­lence (5) 36 Dis­place (4) 39 Gear (3) 40 Re­cently ac­quired (8) 42 Dine in a restau­rant (3,3) 43 One of Santa’s rein­deers (6) 44 The Life of __, Monty Python film (5) 46 An­nounce­ment of the cor­rect hour (4,6) 49 Colour­less gas (6) 51 One who does not con­sume an­i­mal prod­ucts (5) 54 One by one (6,4) 56 Rub­bish (8) 61 Wooden sur­face (8) 63 Jewish lan­guage (7) 64 Pig meat (5) 65 Re­lin­quish (5) 66 Cou­ple (3) 68 Mast (4) 70 Ex­tinct bird (4) 71 A brace (3) 72 Type of rice (5) 74 Twisted (5) 75 Wool ex­tract (7) 78 Ex­am­iner (8) 83 Fa­mous bat­tle (8) 85 Re­li­gious fol­lower (10) 87 Blood ves­sel (5) 89 Re­sent­ment (6) 91 Group of po­lit­i­cally linked coun­tries (10) 94 Chan­ning __, Magic Mike ac­tor (5) 96 Deep blue colour (6) 98 Mov­ing higher (6) 100 Castle (8) 102 Beer (3) 104 Joke (4) 106 In­sert (3,2) 107 Cashier’s cheque (4,6) 109 Rus­sian ruler (4) 111 Dan­ish cur­rency (5) 114 Loose (3) 115 Ja­panese wrestling (4) 116 Head­ing (5) 117 Hu­mil­i­a­tion (9) 118 Self-in­ter­ested per­son (7) 121 Crazy (7) 122 Re­veal (8) 123 Teenager (5) 124 Erase (6) 125 Former Euro­pean na­tion­al­ity (8) 126 In­spire af­fec­tion (6) 127 Sweeney __, fic­tional vil­lain (4) 128 Breath­ing dis­or­der (6)

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2 Pasta dumplings (7) 3 Al­cove (5) 4 Mea­sure­ment of dis­tance (7) 6 Du­pli­cate (9) 7 Foot lever (5) 8 Was up­right (5) 9 De­ac­ti­vated (3) 11 Grow older (3) 12 Weapon that gives an elec­tric shock (5) 13 Wave caused by an earth­quake (7) 14 Vi­tal or­gan (5) 15 Pri­vate (8) 17 De­vice for con­nect­ing two com­put­ers (5) 18 Come next (5) 19 Ger­man city (9) 20 Ring of light (4) 21 Free (6) 25 Bag-like con­tainer (5) 26 Crude me­tal made in a blast fur­nace (3,4) 28 Pub­lic walk (9) 32 __ King Cole, singer (3) 33 Pickle (7) 37 Through (3) 38 Ja­panese horse­rad­ish (6) 39 Gown (4) 41 Evil spirit (5) 42 The Hate­ful __, Tarantino film (5) 44 Woollen hood (9) 45 __ Fur­tado, Maneater singer (5) 47 Ex­cla­ma­tion (3) 48 O-ring (6) 50 En­tan­gle (7) 52 Sil­very metal­lic el­e­ment (9) 53 Very small fish (7) 54 Pupil (7) 55 Fish ap­pendage (3) 57 Bow­ing (7) 58 __ Ara­bia, Mid­dle-east­ern coun­try (5) 59 Find­ing __, 2003 an­i­ma­tion (4) 60 Pa­cific king­dom (5) 62 Friend (4) 67 Re­pug­nant (6) 69 By that very fact (4,5) 73 Ger­man sub­ma­rine (1-4) 74 Used to be (3) 76 Suit­able for mar­riage (6) 77 Use­less per­son (2-5) 79 Frag­ment (5) 80 Per­son­nel (5) 81 Base or al­kali con­tain­ing the ion OH- (9) 82 Richard __, Pretty Woman ac­tor (4) 84 Lengthen (3) 86 Hog found in the Amer­i­cas (7) 88 Not mov­ing (9) 90 In­ter­ven­ing pe­riod (8) 92 N Amer­i­can coun­try (1,1,1) 93 Pro­vide (6) 95 This evening (7) 97 Wash (5) 99 En­quire (3) 101 Welsh city (7) 103 A large amount of cash (4,3) 104 Suc­cu­lent (5) 105 Live (5) 107 Move (5) 108 Com­mon flower (5) 110 Go for a dip (4) 112 Posses­sor (5) 113 Choose (5) 115 Sep­a­rate (5) 119 Eggs (3) 120 Num­ber (3)

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