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FRIDAY — Hi busy bees! Welcome to today’s Spelling Bee forum. There are a number of terms that appear in both this article and other online discussions of the Spelling Bee; a glossary of those terms compiled by Monicat, a Times reader, can be found below. For more Spelling Bee conversation, check out Deb Amlen’s weekly humor column, “Diary of a Spelling Bee Fanatic.”

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Center letter is in bold.

k a g i n p r

WORDS: 23, POINTS: 122, PANGRAMS: 2 (1 Perfect)

4 5 6 7 8 Σ
a: 1 - - - - 1
i: - - 2 - - 2
k: 2 2 - 3 - 7
n: - - 1 - - 1
p: 2 2 - 3 1 8
r: 2 - 1 1 - 4
Σ: 7 4 4 7 1 23

Two letter list:

ak-1
in-1 ir-1
ka-1 ki-6
na-1
pa-4 pi-2 pr-2
ra-3 ri-1

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