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Shireen Abdolmohammadi, 14

The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento, California
Shireen finished in 111th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 brouillon
brouillon
2 What is a terminus?
a division of an educational curriculum
Correct answer: an end in either direction of a transportation line

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

concentric

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

abattoir, banshee, desultorily, aviation, mylar, b