Episode 2359

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Episode 2359 was broadcast on 29 September 1998, as part of Series 39.

Vicky Smith played Brian Fell, with Vicky Smith winning 54 – 42. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Vicky Smith Score Brian Fell Others Max.
1 NDTEAOCWC COATED 6 – 6 OCTANE TWOCCED* 7
2 EILXSBORS BOILERS 13 – 13 BOILERS BOSSIER, LIBEROS, LORISES*, RISSOLE*, RIBLESS* 14
3 YHPNAEUTM THUMP 18 – 13 unempty ☓ EMPATHY, NYMPHET*, PAYMENT, PUTAMEN* 21
4 50 8 9 1 5 6 → 768 765 18 – 23 768
(9 + 6) × (50 + 1) + 8 − 5


31
5 OISTRRELV LOITERS 25 – 30 VIOLETS SERVITOR*, VERTISOL* 39
6 QKPSAOETC POCKETS 32 – 37 PACKETS CAPOTES, TOECAPS 46
7 AIMRYFGAS FAIRY 37 – 42 FARMS MARGAYS 53
8 50 10 3 4 5 9 → 634 635
(9 + 4) × 50 − 5 × 3
44 – 42 636

CV: 634 = (4 × 50 + 10) × 3 + 9 − 5

63
9 AUSSICOLA SALACIOUS
(8 seconds)
54 – 42 73
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