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Ananya Gautam, 14

The Meakem Group
Bethesda, Maryland
Ananya finished in 12th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 satiety
satiety
2 Something described as tensile:
relates to the act of stretching
3 sequelae
sequelae
4 euphuism
euphuism
5 Cartography involves the making of:
maps
6 talus
talus
7 sponson
sponson
8 Abiogenesis refers to:
the creation of living organisms from lifeless matter
9 dissentience
dissenscience

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Beauceron

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

iniquity, incandescent