January 2013 Crossword “Straight” Clues

ACROSS

1. Altmed regime based on “like cures like” [10]
5. Promotion of unproven or fraudulent medical practices [8]
8. Doctrines [4]
11. Middle ear bone [5]
13. Roman poet [4]
15. See 81 across
16. Nonsense [6]
17. Can be domesticated or trained [7]
19. South Asian stew [5]
20. Designates phenomena that lie outside the range of normal experience or scientific explanation [10]
21. Execrations [6]
24. Bring into a harmonious or responsive relationship [6]
25. Arabian sultanate [4]
27. Only [4]
28. Altmed technique which claims that the appearance of the iris can be used to
diagnose systemic health problems [9]
30. Common abbreviation for Alternative Medicine [6]
32. & 52 across: Magnotherapy ( Two words [8], [7])
36. Makes a mistake [4]
38. anatomical bag [3]
41. & 107 across
42. Redwood [7]
44. Person who claims to have extrasensory perception [7]
46. Mind, intellect or (slang) common sense [4]
47. Nutrients required in small amounts in normal diet [8]
49. Playing cards usually of high value [4]
52. See 32 across
54. Dorothy’s destination [2]
55. Cavalry weapons [6]
56. See 101 down
59. Permission to enter [4]
61. Fluid formed in infected tissue [3]
63. The ability to read and transmit thoughts [9]
65. Frequently used term encompassing non-rational beliefs [3]
66. Anger [3]
68. Card deck for Tarocchi and other trick-taking games alternatively employed as a
fortune-telling aid [5]
69. The Devil [5]
70. Religious image [4]
72. Italian: first [5]
75. See 60 Down
77. Art of appearing to perform supernatural feats [5]
78. Purchase [3]
79. Unit of area [4]
81. & 15 across: long-range information gathering by paranormal means; (Two words [6], [7])
82. Japanese palm healing [5]
86. Confidence tricks [5]
87. Time before AD [2]
89. Unit of weight [3]
90. & 18 Down: As exhibited by Free Energy Machines (Two words, [9], [6])
92. Mineral spring [3]
94. & 95 Down Prediction of a person’s future by paranormal means (Two words [9],
[7])
97. Beverage [3]
98. Tinted (fabric) [4]
99. Preposition of place [4]
100. Adult castrated bull [2]
101. & 31 Down: Phenomena studied by cereologists (Two words [4], [7])
103. Smaller, lower in importnce [6]
105. Ecclesiastical code of laws [5]
107. See 41 across
109. Electrical unit [6]
111. Paranormal transport [11]
113. Employ [3]
114. Use of celestial observations to predict personal futures [9]
115. Wounds which appear spontaneously [8]
116. Geological layer [6]
117. Unscrupulous lawyer [7]

DOWN1. African-based folk medicines [7]

2. Foreigner; stranger; outlander [5]
3. ” _ _ _ _ _ _ of wood, drawers of water” [6]
4. Lean, gaunt [7]
6. Small groups with religious beliefs regarded by others as strange [5]
7. Cost per unit of a commodity or service [4]
9. Slight misalignment of the vertebrae believed by chiropractors to be the cause of
most illness [11]
10. Tableaus [6]
11. Member of an ancient Peruvian aristocracy [4]
12. To engage in espionage [3]
14. Spiritual healing technology espoused by L Ron Hubbard [9]
18. See 90 Across
20. To become boring [4]
21. Mountain pass [3]
22. Scoundrel [5]
23. Same as 86 across
26. Ditches [5]
29. Divination involving a rod or wand [7]
31. See 101 across
33. The supposed power to see objects or events that cannot be perceived by the
senses [12]
34. Citizen of a certain middle Eastern country [5]
35. Healing by use of herbs and other naturally grown foods, sunlight, fresh air, etc [11]
37. Mediaeval property administrators [6]
39. French: bitter [4]
40. System of belief founded by L Ron Hubbard [11]
43. Test knowledge by posing questions [4]
45. Narrow strip of wood forming part of the sides of a barrel [5]
48. Small burrowing insectivorous mammal [4]
50. System of therapy in which disease is considered the result of abnormal function
of the nervous system, with treatment involving manipulation of the spinal column [12]
51. Shredded cabbage [4]
52. Aromatic plant used in cooking [4]
53. Paranormal hovering [10]
57. Animal hair [3]
58. Bookish, scholarly [8]
60. & 75 Across: Chinese practice of positioning objects according to patterns
of Yin and Yang (Two words, [4], [4])
62. Wisdom personified [5]
64. The Lion [3]
67. Sun god [2]
71. Belief in the literal Biblical account of the creation of the universe [11]
73. Male prayer leader in a mosque [4]
74. Master of Arts (abb) [2]
75. Total [3]
76. Altmed therapy in which the soles of the feet are massaged [11]
80. Of goats [7]
83. Short composition for a solo instrument; intended to demonstrate technical
virtuosity
84. Joints between the thighs and the lower legs [5]
85. Spiritualist group attempt to receive messages from the spirits of the dead [6]
87. See 101 down
88. Weep [3]
91. On top of [4]
93. Postpone, defer, discontinue [8]
95. See 94 Across
96. Emanations [5]
102. & 56 Across & 86 Down: Experience of observing yourself from an external perspective (Three words [3],[2],[4])
104. Litigate [3]
106. Venue for the presentation of sports events [5]
108. Unfortunately [4]
110. To propel a boat with a pole [4]
112. Drunkard [3]

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