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Chaitra Thummala, 12

Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee
San Francisco, California
Chaitra finished in 2nd place.
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 Chalcolithic
Chalcolithic
2 A bastion is:
a literal or figurative stronghold
3 douce
douce
4 rapini
rappini
5 A skosh is:
a small amount
6 clavilux
clavilux
7 steganopodous
steganopodous
8 Mythopoeia is:
creation of legends or traditional stories
9 Fabian
Fabian
10 Shedu
Shedu
11 Something described as bathyal relates to:
the deepest part of the ocean
12 regolith
regolith
13 thanatophidia
thanatophidia
14 consertal
consertal
15 haltere
haltere
16 fewtrils
fewtrils
17 neroli oil
nereli oil

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

engobe

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

paillard, foozle, implacable, discountenance, peat