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5th largest Hawaiian island

Molokai

1

UK cinema chain

Cineworld

2

City & port in Mexico

Tampico

3

Duracell rival

Eveready

4

Ancient city on the Nile

Luxor

6

schadenfreude

Pleasure derived from misfortune of others

7

decedent

a deceased person

8

esplanade

a long stretch of open level ground (paved or grassy) for walking beside the seashore

9

reneged

backed out

10

NutraSweet

sugar substitute

11

surrogate

substitute governor

12

ersatz

cheap substitute

13

accismus

affected refusal

14

Macon

"Heart of Georgia" city

15

Alcoa

big name in foil

16

sylvan

forest dweller

17

buss

kiss

18

gaucho

South American cowboy

19

pyrrhic

at a high cost

20

fomenting

inciting, as a rebellion

21

tropic

Torrid Zone boundary

22

Selectric

popular typewriter

23

fend

massage

24

Sentra

Nissan model, debuted in 1982

25

Wade Boggs

baseball Hall-of-Famer

26

where baseball's Reds play

Cincinnati

27

Orange Revolution country

Ukraine

28

the Ivy League's Big Green

Dartmouth

29

"Mood Indigo" composer

Ellington

30

painter with a Blue Period

Picasso