Episode 2818

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Episode 2818 was broadcast on 1 August 2000, as part of Series 43.

Graham Nash played Sarah Newell, with Graham Nash winning 46 – 5. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tom O'Connor, and the lexicographer was Damian Eadie.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Graham Nash Score Sarah Newell Others Max.
1 YFLEAOCZL LOCAL 5 – 5 FOCAL LOCALE 6
2 NTGEADPEU TANGED 11 – 5 panged ☓ ENDGATE*, NEGATED 13
3 NGSWIEAMV SEAMING 18 – 5 SWINGE ENIGMAS, GAMINES*, MISGAVE*, SWAGMEN*, WEAVING 20
4 100 50 6 6 8 9 → 938 938
9 × 100 + 50 − (6 + 6)
28 – 5 936


30
5 HRBOSEIXA BRAISE 34 – 5 boraxes ☓ BEARISH, HOAXERS 37
6 ECRIAVLRO CALORIE 41 – 5 CLOVER CARRIOLE* 45
7 CBEUAGQEH BEACH 46 – 5 CAGE CHEQUE, CUBAGE*, GAUCHE 51
8 3 8 2 10 6 25 → 831 46 – 5

CV: 831 = ((25 + 10) × 8 − 6 ÷ 2) × 3

61
9 OSOPPYTIM 46 – 5 optimism ☓
(2.25 seconds)
POMPOSITY 71
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