Episode 2451

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Episode 2451 was broadcast on 4 February 1999, as part of Series 40.

Gill Russell Smith played James Illingworth, with Gill Russell Smith winning 56 – 43. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Dunn, and the lexicographer was Damian Eadie.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Gill Russell Smith Score James Illingworth Others Max.
1 NSINLAECR CANINES 7 – 7 ECLAIRS CARLINES, CRANNIES 8
2 TXLUDEIRN DUET 7 – 14 TRUNDLE DEXTRIN*, DILUENT*, DILUTER*, INTRUDE, TENDRIL, UNTRIED 15
3 RMROUDFOI FORM 11 – 18 FOUR DROMOI* 21
4 8 7 3 7 6 9 → 534 533
9 × 6 × (7 + 3) − 7
18 – 25 533
9 × 6 × (7 + 3) − 7

CV: 534 = ((7 + 3) × 8 + 9) × 6

31
SST BRAVETILE VERITABLE
5 GBSAIEYSD BIASED 24 – 31 GASSED BIASSED* 38
6 PWCIOTREM METRIC 30 – 37 IMPORT MORTICE* 45
7 DRJGNEAOM MOANED 36 – 43 JARGON DRAGOMEN 53
8 100 8 9 6 1 5 → 375 375
(5 − 1) × (100 − 6) − (9 − 8)
46 – 43 377


63
9 ACUTECALL CALCULATE
(19.75 seconds)
56 – 43 73
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