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Vivinsha Veduru, 11

Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, Texas
Vivinsha finished in 4th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 attaché
attaché
2 Which of the following is another word for inimical?
hostile
3 eustacy
eustacy
4 virion
virion
5 If a victory is Pyrrhic, it is achieved:
at excessive cost
6 tufoli
tufoli
7 foliot
foliot
8 What is paramimia?
misuse of gestures in expressing thought
9 paravane
paravane
10 archedictyon
archedictyon
11 Something described as saxicolous:
grows on rocks
12 chrysal
cristle

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

rexine