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Sukanya Roy, 14, of South Abington Township, Pa., spells a word in her hand during the finals National Spelling Bee, in Oxon Hill, Md. on Thursday, June 2, 2011. She won by spelling the word cymotrichous, which means wavy hair. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Pennsylvania girl aces 'cymotrichous' to win national Spelling Bee

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OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- It went on and on and on. Five spellers who seemingly had memorized the entire dictionary simply could not be stumped with any word tossed their way. It was getting late, way past bedtime and well beyond the time slot allotted by ESPN for its telecast.


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