15
8th
grade

Lara Randhawa, 13

Riverside County Office of Education
Riverside, California
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Lara finished in 14th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 realgar
realgar
2 What is a catalyst?
something that starts a process or change
3 proteiform
proteiform
4 profonde
profonde
5 lanuginous
lanuginous
6 A riposte is:
a retort or retaliatory remark
7 piligan
piligon

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

cumulocirrus

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

deadpan, hobnob, stipe, dolia