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Avani Joshi, 14

Boone-Winnebago Regional Office of Education
Loves Park, Illinois
Avani finished in 7th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 rouille
rouille
2 An excursion is:
a short, fun trip
3 embosk
embosk
4 ramentum
ramentum
5 What is sophistry?
plausible but fallacious reasoning
6 arietta
arietta
7 renitent
renitent
8 Something that is vitelligenous produces:
the yolk of an egg
9 lophophytosis
lophophytosis
10 gewgaw
googaw

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

obediential

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

scumble, ulterior, fraudulent, attributive, globul