Episode 2482

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Episode 2482 was broadcast on 19 March 1999, as part of Series 40.

Andrew Booth played Mark Darch, with Mark Darch winning 45 – 25. The Dictionary Corner guest was Angela Rippon, and the lexicographer was Damian Eadie.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Andrew Booth Score Mark Darch Others Max.
1 YGTAIRERS REGISTRY 8 – 0 GAITERS 8
2 NTGAOEPLA pontage ☓ 8 – 7 PAGEANT POLENTA*, TANGELO* 15
3 RMDBIEONH BROMIDE 15 – 14 BROMIDE BROMINE, HEIRDOM*, MINORED* 22
4 50 8 2 1 7 6 → 564 558 15 – 21 563
(8 + 2 + 1) × 50 + 7 + 6

CV: 564 = (50 + 7) × (8 + 2) − 6

32
SST YEARDYVE EVERYDAY
5 TPBAIUCSE bicuspate ☓ 15 – 28 BAPTISE ASEPTIC*, AUSPICE*, CUSPATE*, PACIEST*, TEACUPS, UPBEATS* 39
6 QRCAIJARC ARIA 19 – 32 AJAR ACCRA*, CIRCA, CRAIC* 44
7 RXNEOITLT TOILET 25 – 38 TOILET RETINOL, TRIOLET*, TRITONE 51
8 75 7 6 4 5 10 → 329 329 ☓ 25 – 45 328
(75 + 7) × 4

CV: 329 = (75 + 7) × 4 + 6 − 5

61
9 AGLIBLUNI 25 – 45
(12 seconds)
BILINGUAL 71
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