Episode 2330

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Episode 2330 was broadcast on 19 August 1998, as part of Series 39.

Douglas Smith played Iain Forbes, with Iain Forbes winning 52 – 36. The Dictionary Corner guest was Rachael Heyhoe-Flint, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Douglas Smith Score Iain Forbes Others Max.
1 CPCEUDYOG COPED 0 – 6 OCCUPY COUPED* 6
2 ZRTIEBEYS BERETS 6 – 12 TRIBES BITZERS*, ZESTIER 13
3 MWNAIOTSM maison ☓ 6 – 17 MOIST WOMANISM*, WOMANIST 21
4 50 2 5 4 1 6 → 937 940 6 – 24 938
(5 × 4 − 1) × 25 − 6 × 2

Best: 937 = ((50 − 2) × 5 − 6) × 4 + 1

31
5 TNRAEGTUI tautering ☓ 6 – 32 TREATING UTTERING 39
6 DSTEOLCAE CLOSETED 14 – 40 CLOSETED DESOLATE 47
7 RQRIONFEN FINER 19 – 45 INNER INFERNO 54
8 25 50 75 8 2 6 → 253 254
6 × 50 − 75 + 25 + 8 ÷ 2
26 – 52 252
(75 + 50) × 2 + 8 − 6

CV: 253 = 8 × 25 + 50 + 6 ÷ 2

64
9 INTERGINK TINKERING
(1.5 seconds)
36 – 52 74


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