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By Kyle T. Dolan / Edited by Will Shortz 98 Points in the right direction 100 Ball partner 104 Begin a tour 108 He wrote “Knowledge is the food of the soul” 109 Senescence 110 Nickname for a hard-tounderstand monarch? 114 Lens cover for a large telescope? 116 Classical bow wielder 117 Eats up 118 Outer: Prefix 119 Blood rival 120 Oxford profs 121 Feature of grocery purchases, often 122Coral, e.g. 123Numbers game

44 Some Monopoly properties: Abbr. 46 Exasperated outburst 51 Cry just before disaster strikes 53 “The Magic Flute” protagonist 55 Mercedes-Benz luxury line 56 ___ choy (Chinese vegetable) 57 Troop grp. 62 Lovingly, to a musician 63 Fairy tale girl 64 Big game fish 65 That, in Tijuana 66 Fiesta bowl? 68 Sex appeal 69 A tabloid keeps tabs on one 71 G.I.’s address 73 Genesis son 74 Promise, e.g. 75 Alter ego who carries a notepad Down 76 Burkina ___ 1 Bigwig 77 Sorrow 2 Put a smile on 78 Arctic waters, on historical maps 3 Source of the words “mulligatawny” 79 Mythical elixir of forgetfulness and “catamaran” 80 Long-jawed fish 4 “Are you kidding me?!” 81 Where cheap seats are in a 5 Fives baseball stadium 6 ___ favor 82 Part of r.p.m.: Abbr. 7 Fort ___, N.C. 83 Useful husband, say 8 Source of a viral outbreak 88 Spanish bear 9 American ___ 89 Befuddle 10 Robe for one tending a flock 93 Nobel Prize subj. 11 Fa-la connector 94 “Frasier” character 12 Telephone system connectors 96 Outdoor promenade 13 Taser, say 99 iPod ___ 14 Airport security item 101 Brooch feature, maybe 15 “Giovanna d’___” (Verdi opera) 102 Over 16 German train track 103 One of the Marx Brothers 19 Dentist’s directive 104 Threw out of a contest, 20 Record listing informally 23 Neighbor of Poland: Abbr. 105 Prefix with zone 25 The Atlantic, in a common phrase 106 Lowly laborer 28 Quick preview 107 With 34-Across, what “<” means 31 Subject of Newton’s first law of 109 Concerto soloist, perhaps motion 111 Its stem is used in miso soup 32 Canon product, for short 112 Witticism 33 “Have a look!” 113 Cup holder? 35 Where pieces are put together? 115 Energy meas. 37 Most holes in one 38 Nomad 39 Baseball’s Justin or B. J. 40 Many a Silicon Valley hiree 41 Radical ’60s org. 42 Genesis son 43 “Ver-r-ry funny!”

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Across 1 Grp. with an alphabet 5 Message from police HQ 8 It makes bubbly bubbly 13 Tar 17 Eastern nurse 18 Brooklyn, e.g., informally 20 Hoi ___ 21 Mammy’s place 22 Falter while imitating Jay-Z? 24 Something thrown in “West Side Story”? 26 Underworld deity 27 “Is that clear?” 29 Dickensian setting 30 Trick-taking game 31 Like pumice 33 Game-ending cry 34 See 107-Down 36 Sing high notes? 42 1970s exile 45 Noted 2011 TV retiree, popularly 47 Reduce marks? 48 Kind of column 49 Nesting site 50 Wall Street type 52 Develops slowly 54 Cry upon arriving at an earthquake site? 58 In a frenzy 59 Dines on 60 X, on campuses 61 Bridge locale 62 It may follow “forever and ever” 63 Didn’t conceal one’s smugness 67 Region of 70-Across for which a type of wool is named 69 Animal stomach 70 See 67-Across 72 Suffix with ball 73 “All systems go” 76 Tuition and others 77 What the turnover-prone football player had? 82 Fountain location 84 El Pacífico, e.g. 85 Ball-shaped part 86 “Hmm …” 87 Knock for ___ 90 W.W. I battle locale 91 A bad one may contain holes 92 Shenanigans at the royal court? 95 Not a lot 97 Mil. leader

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