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NSF 2011 SSB Practice Words

List #: 6920

Comments: 1000 practice words for Senior Spelling Bee.
Isbn: 1234567890.

Created: 04/13/2011

Modified: 04/13/2011

List of Words:

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1 (part 1) (30 words)

abalone, ablution, aboriginally, absolution, abstemious, academician, acclamation, accommodation, acculturation, acetic, acetone, acme, acolyte, acoustics, acrolect, actinide, adagio, adios, admonish, adobe, adolescence, Adonis, affiliate, affiliate, affluent, agathism, agglomerate, agglomerate, agglutinate, agglutinate

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1 (part 2) (30 words)

aggregate, aggregate, agrarianism, agronomy, alchemy, aldehyde, aldosterone, algid, alkaline, allegation, alliteration, alpaca, altarpiece, amalgam, amandine, ambrosia, ameliorate, amenable, amine, amnesia, amphibious, anchovy, ancient, andante, android, anemology, anemone, angst, angstrom, anhydrous

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1 (part 3) (30 words)

annihilation, annulet, anomaly, anon, antagonist, antebellum, antipasto, aoristic, apathy, apocalyptic, Apollonian, apotheosis, approbation, arabesque, arboriculture, arietta, arraign, arsenic, artillery, ascension, ascensor, aspic, assize, assurgent, asynchrony, atoll, atrocious, attaboy, attaint, audience

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1 (part 4) (30 words)

auk, aul, aureate, aureole, ayatollah, azalea, babka, badminton, ballistic, basilisk, baton, bayonet, bedizen, begonia, beige, belladonna, belle, benign, bequeath, bibliotherapy, bibliotics, bicaudate, bilberry, bilge, billycan, blasphemous, blasphemy, blintze, bobbejaan, bolivar

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1 (part 5) (30 words)

bolshevik, bonification, bonito, borane, borough, boudoir, bowgrace, boysenberry, brabble, bratwurst, brevet, brigadier, brogan, broguing, bronchial, bungalow, Bunyanesque, burgoo, burgrave, burrito, burrito, burro, buttony, buttress, caballero, cabriolet, cabrito, cachet, cacophony, cadences

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1 (part 6) (30 words)

calcaneus, calefactory, calisthenics, calzone, Camelot, canary, cantata, cantonment, carbohydrates, carcinogenic, caribou, caritative, carnivore, carrion, casserole, caste, cataclastic, catenate, cationic, centiday, cerebellar, chagrin, chancellor, charismatic, chassis, chassis, chauvinism, chevrette, chimerical, chintz

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1 (part 7) (30 words)

chistera, chlorine, cholesterol, chronic, chronicles, chronologize, chrysanthemum, cilantro, circuit, clavicle, clerisy, coagulate, coagulate, codicil, collateral, collation, colleen, collocate, colloquial, collywobbles, combatant, combust, combustible, comminatory, commissar, commissary, concentrate, concerto, conclave, condemn

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1 (part 8) (30 words)

condense, condiment, condolences, congenital, conjecture, connoisseur, conquistador, contemporaneous, contentious, contingent, continuity, contrapuntal, conversant, conversant, cooncan, cornucopia, corpuscle, corrode, cortege, cossack, couchette, coupe, covey, covey, cowl, cravat, cribbage, crimson, crochet, croesus

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1 (part 9) (30 words)

croupier, cruller, cuckoo, culgee, culvert, cummerbund, cumuli, curriculum, cyanide, cybernetics, cyclorama, cynosure, dachshund, dactyl, debacle, debris, decamerous, deltiology, demersal, demijohn, dervish, desertification, despotic, destitute, detent, détente, détente, détente, deterrence, detrimental

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1 (part 10) (30 words)

diabolical, diadromous, diastolic, dichotomy, dietetics, dilapidated, diligent, diphthong, diphthong, dirge, disafforest, disagreeable, discern, disenable, disintegration, disproportionate, dissect, dissimilitude, dissolution, dissymmetry, distillation, diva, docilely, documentary, doleful, dossier, doxology, dressage, drollery, drosometer

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1 (part 11) (30 words)

dyslexia, eatage, ecclesiastic, eddyroot, edifices, effuse, egalitarian, electorally, electuary, embarcadero, embargo, embayment, embellish, emigration, emissary, empery, emulsify, enalid, enchilada, encore, encroachment, endocrine, endothelium, endothermic, enfilade, engineering, enorganic, entourage, eremology, ersatz

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1 (part 12) (30 words)

erstwhile, erstwhile, escalate, escapement, escarpment, etch, ethnarch, euphemism, euphonious, Europeanism, excruciating, execrable, expeditionary, expeditious, expertise, exposition, expressionism, expunge, extemporaneous, extraneous, extravaganza, exuberant, facetious, fallow, fandango, fathom, fatigues, fauna, feliform, fennec

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1 (part 13) (30 words)

ferret, fidgeting, filamentary, filibuster, firkin, firth, fisticuffs, flagellate, Flinders, floe, floreted, flotsam, flouncing, follicle, forage, foreland, forensics, forlorn, friar, frolicsome, frondescence, fronds, fronton, fulmination, fulsomely, funereal, fuselage, futon, gadroon, gallows

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1 (part 14) (30 words)

galvanic, gantlet, gaseous, gazelle, genealogy, genocide, genteel, genus, geochrony, geriatrics, germane, germane, gerontology, gerrymander, gingham, gird, glossal, glottology, glucocorticoid, glycerol, glycogen, gnomic, goatee, golgotha, Gordian, gorse, gourmet, graffiti, graticule, graupel

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1 (part 15) (30 words)

grotto, guillotine, gulag, gunnysack, guru, gynarchy, haggis, haiku, halide, hamartia, hamster, harlequin, hartal, heathen, hedonism, hegemony, heinousness, hellenic, heptad, hexagonal, hibernal, hippology, hirtellous, histrionics, hombre, homogeneous, homonuclear, hostilities, howitzer, humaniora

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1 (part 16) (30 words)

humic, hydrangea, hydraulic, hyetology, hygiene, hypochondria, hypocrisy, hypolimnion, hypostasis, idolatrous, ignoramus, illegible, illimitable, illusionist, imbecile, immaculate, impalpable, impeccable, impersonator, implement, iniquitous, initiate, initiate, innocuous, inoculate, inorganic, instantaneous, interdiction, interdisciplinary, interim

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1 (part 17) (30 words)

interject, interment, interminable, interpellate, interstice, intertidal, intimidation, intractable, iota, irenicism, irreconcilable, irreverent, isobar, isoelectronic, isolationism, isomeric, javelin, jnana, jocular, juggernaut, juniper, junta, justiciable, Kallikak, karma, kathakali, keelhaul, keest, keno, ketone

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1 (part 18) (30 words)

kickshaw, kitsch, kona, Kremlinology, krill, kugel, laity, lama, Lama, lampoon, lamprey, lanceolate, langlauf, Lapp, larghetto, larithmics, Latino, latticed, laurel, layette, lederhosen, legerdemain, lemma, lenticula, leotard, lexicology, lieutenant, lignite, limuloid, lineolate

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1 (part 19) (30 words)

liturgy, liverwurst, loathe, Locarno, lochan, logistician, logorrhea, lokshen, lumbriciform, luminous, macadamia, mach, madrepore, maestro, magnanimity, malapert, malediction, maleficence, malfeasance, malice, malison, mallard, malleate, malodorous, mandibular, manna, Manx, maraud, maricolous, marie

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1 (part 20) (30 words)

marinorama, masquerade, masticate, mayhem, mayonnaise, mechanics, medallion, mediterranean, melancholy, meliorate, mensal, mercaptan, mercerize, mesocracy, metabolize, metachronous, metalloid, metallurgy, methanize, minaret, ministerial, minuend, miscible, misemphasize, misprision, mistletoe, molecular, molecular, mollyhawk, monaural

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1 (part 21) (30 words)

mongrel, monotheistic, monte, mortician, mousse, mugwump, mummery, mummify, municipality, Muses, musette, musicale, myology, nabob, nacelle, narcissistic, narcissus, nauseous, nebbish, necromancy, nenuphar, neologism, neuston, niello, nightingale, Nightingale, niobium, nirvana, nonage, noncombatant

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1 (part 22) (30 words)

nonentity, nonnecessity, norns, novice, obliged, oblique, obliterate, obsequious, obstetrician, obtenebrate, ocarina, octopod, octuplicate, odium, offertory, officious, oligarchy, Olympian, ombudsman, oncology, opulent, ordination, organogeny, orienteering, origami, orology, orthography, orzo, osculate, ossuary

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1 (part 23) (30 words)

osteitic, ostentatious, padre, palberry, pallid, palooka, pampas, pandit, pangolin, pantheon, papa, parachronism, parallel, paralysis, parapet, paratroops, parquetry, passel, pastina, pavlova, pedesis, Pegasus, pejorative, pelagic, pendule, periodontal, periphery, periwinkle, perpetuity, personnel

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1 (part 24) (30 words)

perturbation, petrogeny, pheasant, phenomenon, philanthropy, philately, philharmonic, philhellenism, philosophy, phlegmatic, physiology, pianino, piazza, piccata, pillion, pinata, pipetted, piscivorous, placet, plague, plateau, platypus, pliant, pliothermic, plover, plummeted, plunderbund, pneumatic, poignant, polder

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1 (part 25) (30 words)

polenta, polydentate, polypeptide, pomology, ponerology, ponticello, pontiff, porpoise, postprandial, potentate, precipice, preemptive, prelapsarian, prenatal, prerequisite, prestidigitator, prestissimo, prevaricate, prioress, priscan, pristine, probate, probity, profligacy, prognosis, projectionist, prompter, proscenium, prospicience, protagonist

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1 (part 26) (30 words)

protean, proteinase, Protestant, protonate, proviso, provolone, psyche, psychodrama, pueblo, puka, pulka, pulmonary, puree, purify, pyromaniac, pyrometallurgical, quadrilingual, quadruped, quietus, quinine, quotient, ramulose, Ranunculus, readjourn, realschule, recidivist, recitalist, recruit, redoubt, redoubtable

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1 (part 27) (30 words)

redox, reenactment, regatta, regisseur, Regulus, rehabilitation, rehearse, repatriation, repertoire, reprobate, residue, resile, resistance, resonance, reticence, rheostat, ridiculously, roborant, rococo, roodebok, rookery, roriferous, rosary, rotisserie, roughhewn, roulette, roundsters, rubella, runesmith, sable

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1 (part 28) (30 words)

sabotage, salivate, salmonella, saltimbocca, salve, salve, salvo, sambal, samurai, Sandinista, sargassum, satchel, sayonara, scagliola, scald, scalpel, scaphoid, scherzo, scholium, scourge, scrupulously, scut, scythe, seagirt, sedition, seersucker, selenic, semipermeable, semolina, serdab

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1 (part 29) (30 words)

serotonin, shaman, shoofly, shrieval, siccative, signorina, silica, sinfonietta, situs, sitzmark, skookum, smorgasbord, sockeye, solicit, solitaire, solon, sonatina, sorbet, sortie, speleology, sphenoidal, sphinx, spoliation, springbok, sputnik, squadron, staccato, stagnant, stamina, stampede

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1 (part 30) (30 words)

stanchion, stellated, stentorian, stereophonic, stoat, stratagem, streusel, stupor, stylite, subfulgent, subordinate, subservience, subterfuge, subtrahend, succinct, suffumigate, sultanate, supercilious, surmountable, surrealism, surveillance, susceptible, Swahili, Swedes, symphonette, synapse, synarchy, synergy, synopsis, syrinx

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1 (part 31) (30 words)

tactically, tahini, taiga, tandoori, taphephobia, taphonomy, tariff, tarpon, tarragon, tarriance, tatami, taupe, telemark, televangelist, tempura, tenebrosity, teriyaki, ternary, tetrachloride, tetralemma, thearchic, theatricality, theriatrics, thirdborough, threshold, thyme, tiki, tilde, timorously, tithe

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1 (part 32) (30 words)

tithingman, titration, toccatina, topeng, topeng, tortoni, tortoni, totem, tournament, toxicology, trattoria, trawl, trefoil, tremolo, triceratops, trichotomy, trigonometry, trilobite, trochanter, tryst, tumultuous, turmoil, tutelage, tutu, typhoon, ubiquitous, ultimo, umlaut, unadulterated, unappeasable

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1 (part 33) (30 words)

uncouth, unction, understudy, undulate, unenforceable, unnecessarily, unobtrusively, usurped, uvula, venerable, venue, verbena, verboten, vermin, vernal, versicolor, vesicle, vestibule, vicegerent, vintage, violoncello, virgule, virulence, vivisection, vulnerability, wamble, warren, whodunit, willowware, wiseacre

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1 (part 34) (7 words)

wrangle, wrestle, writhe, xenial, xylophone, Zendo, zenith