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Most commonly misspelled word in each state

Thanks to Google Trends' Twitter account, we now know what word each state struggles with spelling the most. Take a look to see if your state flubs favorite or is vexed by vacuum.

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The most misspelled words by state

In honor of the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee, which takes place this week in Washington, D.C., Google Trends tweeted a map of "America's Most Misspelled Words."