42
5th
grade

N'Adom Darko-Asare, 11

Young Educators Foundation
Accra, Ghana
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N'Adom finished in 135th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 emollient
emollient
2 An aperture is:
an index used to evaluate the condition of a newborn infant
Correct answer: the adjustable hole in a camera lens that lets light in

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Bathypelagic

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

Metacarpal, Emperor, Pythagorean, Metonymy, blitzk