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Jiya Shetty, 15

Columbia Missourian
Columbia, Missouri
Jiya finished in 31st place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 habiliments
habiliments
2 What does it mean to repudiate?
to refuse to believe or approve of something
3 anergia
anergia
4 selenology
selenology
5 Something described as porcine is related to:
pigs
6 anticaries
anticarese

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Joskin

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

Mignonette, Pneumatocyst, and whinchat.