Episode 2251

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Episode 2251 was broadcast on 30 April 1998, as part of Series 38.

Ged Hayes played Diane Lopian, with Ged Hayes winning 61 – 29. The Dictionary Corner guest was Anne Gregg, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ged Hayes Score Diane Lopian Others Max.
1 DEVOSGBUI DEVIOUS 7 – 7 BUDGIES BODGIES*, BOUGIES* 7
2 LAKOMLEYI MILKY 12 – 12 MILKY LAMELY*, LIKELY, MALLEI*, MOLLIE* 13
3 TOSALENNI SALIENT 19 – 19 SALIENT TENSIONAL 31
4 75 10 3 8 2 10 → 348 352
(75 + 10 + 3) × 8 ÷ 2
26 – 19 345 ☓

CV: 348 = (75 − 8) × 10 ÷ 2 + 10 + 3

41
5 TORTUNAWI TRAIT 31 – 24 TRAIN OUTWAIT*, RAINOUT*, WAITRON* 48
6 RLENASGEI RELEASING 49 – 24 GLEANERS RESEALING* 66
7 FBUOMECAG COMBE 54 – 29 CAMEO BOCAGE*, CUBAGE* 72
8 50 4 7 2 3 7 → 838 842
(7 + 7 + 3) × 50 − 4 × 2
61 – 29

Best: 839 = (7 × 2 + 3) × 50 − 7 − 4

79
9 OFATFREND 61 – 29 AFFRONTED 89
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