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Vayun Krishna, 14

Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee
San Francisco, California
Vayun finished in 12th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 tomalley
tomalley
2 If something evokes pathos, it evokes:
pity or compassion
3 porraceous
porraceous
4 pintle
pintle
5 Something described as picayune is:
of little value, paltry, or measly
6 podocarp
podocarp
7 glyphosate
glyphosate
8 Deferrization refers to:
the removal of iron
9 scabious
scabius

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

quadriga