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Vinu Chandrasekar, 13

Charleston Gazette-Mail
Charleston, West Virginia
Vinu finished in 76th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 pulchritude
pulchritude
2 A machete is a type of:
knife
3 swale
swail

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

inexplicable

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

mignonette, cistern, and etc.