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Michele Richardson consoled daughter Sirae at the National Vocabulary Championship yesterday at Northeastern.

Unbridled word power propels a victory

By Maria Sacchetti
Globe Staff / November 14, 2006

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He is not quite a human dictionary, but yesterday Richard Goggin Jr., a junior at Boston Latin Academy, knew the meanings of enough words to win a round of the first-ever National Vocabulary Competition. (Full article: 449 words)

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