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Charles Fennell, 13

Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society
West Hartford, Connecticut
Charles finished in 21st place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 grandrelle
grandrelle
2 Something described as palliative:
reduces the severity of a disease
3 gallicism
gallicism
4 demersal
demersal
5 What is one most likely to do with a picadillo?
eat it
6 amphora
amphora
7 meuse
mouse

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

cataphora

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

citation, bizarro