Episode 2288

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Episode 2288 was broadcast on 22 June 1998, and was the third quarter-final of Series 38.

Keith Burton played Ged Hayes, with Keith Burton winning 49 – 25. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Keith Burton Score Ged Hayes Others Max.
1 AINHDLESL HANDLES 7 – 7 HANDLES SANDHILL 8
2 MOXURWALI ourali ☓ 7 – 12 MORAL UXORIAL 15
3 FROGCAEDL FORAGED 14 – 12 FLARED CAROLED, CORDAGE*, DOGFACE 22
4 50 4 8 5 6 7 → 841 840
4 × 5 × 6 × 7
21 – 12 843

CV: 841 = (50 − 8) × 5 × 4 + 7 − 6

32
5 NIDNEDOZU DINNED 27 – 18 UNDONE DONNED*, DUNNED*, INDUED*, UNDINE* 38
6 TWEIPVACT CAPTIVE 34 – 18 pattie ☓ 45
7 BIPTANJEV PAINT 39 – 18 bepaint ☓ NATIVE, PINETA* 51
8 25 9 8 6 1 7 → 886 883 39 – 25 884
(6 − 1) × 7 × 25 + 9

CV: 884 = (6 − 1) × 7 × 25 + 9
Best: 886 = (8 × 7 − 1) × (25 − 9) + 6

61
9 ROASTTUNA ASTRONAUT
(12 seconds)
49 – 25 71
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