Episode 2704

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Episode 2704 was broadcast on 7 February 2000, as part of Series 42.

Michael Calder played Daniel Green, with Michael Calder winning 54 – 49. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Michael Calder Score Daniel Green Others Max.
1 SLRTIAECB TRAILS 0 – 7 BLISTER ARTICLES, BASILECT*, CALIBRES, LIBRATES*, RECITALS, TABLIERS* 8
2 TGLSIEACD STAGED 6 – 13 LISTED CITADELS, DIALECTS 16
3 NROTEILGS STERLING 14 – 13 LOITERS GENITORS*, RINGLETS, TRIGONES* 24
4 100 25 3 2 3 9 → 611 611
(3 + 3) × 100 + 9 + 2
24 – 23 611
(3 + 3) × 100 + 9 + 2


34
SST CRELVE CLEVER
5 NEFORPQAD PROFANE 31 – 30 PROFANE PROFANED 42
6 HCGNEUAME CHANGE 37 – 36 CHANGE ACHENE*, ACUMEN*, CUMENE*, ENCAGE*, GAUCHE, HUMANE*, MANEGE*, MENACE, MENAGE* 48
7 YPRIAENJA PRAY 37 – 42 APIARY INJERA*, JAPERY, NAPERY*, PINERY*, PRAJNA*, RAPINE* 54
8 75 100 50 4 2 7 → 806 807
4 × 2 × 100 + 7
44 – 49 807
4 × 2 × 100 + 7

Best: 806 = (100 + 7) × 4 × 2 − 50

64
9 CUTELOONI ELOCUTION
(2 seconds)
54 – 49 74
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