Overlapping Word Chain

Can you name the overlapping answers to these clues?

Former name of Guangzhou, or Swiss political division
Lymphoid tissue in the throat; often removed
The shiniest metal, or the Lone Ranger's horse
Using words; talkative
Aromatic tree resin; namesake of a vinegar type
Traditional Brazilian dance style
American company known for rum, originally Cuban
Knitted sweater with an open front
Azerbaijani city, or Sanskrit for marijuana
Largest cat native to the Americas
Most widely spoken language in Paraguay
Hostility towards a person or group; from Latin for 'soul'
Predecessor to the rifle
Chemical with a R-(C=O)-R' group; e.g. acetone
Exceedingly hard or burdensome (e.g. said of a task)
To awaken or force to move
A label, e.g. on a piece of clothing
Hard piece at each end of a shoelace
Two equal pieces of something
A boat, or container
Greek goddess of the moon
The opposite of a friend
Class of drug related to morphine
Name for a dark cyan color, or a kind of duck
Between tenor and soprano
Soybean curd
Poisonous blowfish that is a Japanese delicacy
Tropical fruit of the genus Psidium
Incarnation of a Hindu god, or James Cameron movie
Wild ancestor of modern horses
Endangered bamboo-eating bear of China
1st reindeer in ''Twas the Night Before Christmas'
Eastern Nepali ethnic group, often hired as guides
SI unit of pressure
Surgical cutting tool
Related to the hip region
One who wins something
The trunk of the body
Protagonist of 'Kingdom Hearts'
Lowest energy electromagnetic radiation
The 'D' in LED
Imitation or lure, like that used by duck hunters
Another name for a nutria
Another name for a cougar
Organized crime syndicate
A complete failure or disaster
Viewing instrument, e.g. the sight on a gun
Hickory nut cultivar popularly used in pies
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  • Every answer overlaps with the answer before and after it. E.g. possible answers might be


    The first and last answers also overlap in this way. The words and amount of overlap vary in length. Every letter overlaps with one other answer.
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Last Updated: Oct 27, 2018
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