Episode 2041

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Episode 2041 was broadcast on 3 July 1997, as part of Series 36.

Wendy Mackay played Bill Arnold, with Bill Arnold winning 59 – 40. The Dictionary Corner guest was Merrill Thomas, and the lexicographer was Catherine Stokes.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Wendy Mackay Score Bill Arnold Others Max.
1 TQIRVUSEH THRIVES 7 – 7 QUIVERS HIRSUTE*, QUERIST*, VIRTUES 7
2 RSDAEONVA VENDORS 7 – 15 VERANDAS 15
3 HTEISCEJT JEST 7 – 22 JETTIES TECHIEST 23
4 50 9 8 5 1 3 → 392 392
8 × 50 − (3 + 5)
17 – 32 392
8 × 50 − (3 + 5)


33
5 SNTOAEPFI ATONES 17 – 39 PANTIES ATONIES*, ATOPIES*, OPIATES*, SAPIENT* 40
6 WENRIMYOM MEMORY 23 – 45 WINERY MERONYM* 47
7 NLMAIOSFG FOAMING 30 – 52 FOAMING FLAMINGOS 65
8 75 1 9 9 3 1 → 829 829 ☓ 30 – 59 828
(9 + 1 + 1) × 75 + 3

CV: 828 = (9 + 1 + 1) × 75 + 3
Best: 830 = (75 + 9 − 1) × (9 + 1)

72
9 NIGELBACH BLEACHING
(3 seconds)
40 – 59 82
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