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Roy Seligman, 12

The Ministry of Education
Nassau, The Bahamas
Roy finished in 4th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 towhee
towhee
2 What is another word for educand?
student
3 glottis
glottis
4 hemiola
hemiola
5 What would one put an unguent on?
a blister
6 telford
telford
7 physiolatrous
physiolatrous
8 If something is vermivorous, it:
feeds on worms
9 potiche
potiche
10 trophallactic
trophallactic
11 An expert in matters batrachian knows all about:
frogs and toads
12 ambystoma
ambistoma

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

campanology

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

cherubic; protectorate; entrepreneur; logarithmic;