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Emmanuel Rimocal, 13

Laredo Morning Times
Laredo, Texas
Emmanuel finished in 31st place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 paraquat
paraquat
2 What does it mean to dragoon?
to bully or intimidate into submission
3 allocryptic
allocryptic
4 crinal
crinal
5 Someone described as pontifical is:
pretentiously dignified
6 Caucasus
caucasis

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Fondant

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

Caricature, Connivery, Candelabrum, Effervescent,