Episode 2729

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Episode 2729 was broadcast on 13 March 2000, as part of Series 42.

Dot Morris played Les Gibbons, with Dot Morris winning 31 – 28. The Dictionary Corner guest was Stephen Fry, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dot Morris Score Les Gibbons Others Max.
1 TLNIEARLV INTERVAL 8 – 0 RELIANT 8
2 UIOTSDYES STUDIOS 15 – 0 destiny ☓ OUTSIDES 16
3 HQFAUAPBE AQUA 19 – 0 BAP BAAP*, BEAU*, HAAF*, HAPU*, HEAP, PAUA*, PUBE*, PUHA* 20
4 75 2 9 5 2 4 → 945 935 ☓ 19 – 0

CV: 945 = (4 + 2) × 2 × 75 + 9 × 5

30
SST TRAMS SMART
5 OIACPROLI COLOR 24 – 0 POOL CARPOOL* 37
6 GSMEAITSN steamings ☓ 24 – 8 STEAMING EASTINGS*, GAMINESS*, GENISTAS*, GIANTESS*, MANGIEST*, MANTISES*, MATINESS*, MINTAGES* 45
7 EOEDGWDNE ENDOWED 31 – 8 GOWNED 52
8 100 3 10 6 10 2 → 271 271 ☓ 31 – 18 271
(100 − 10) × 3 + 6 − 10 ÷ 2


62
9 DATESCALE 31 – 28 ESCALATED
(3.5 seconds)
72
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