Episode 2902

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Episode 2902 was broadcast on 12 December 2000, as part of Series 43.

Stephen Briggs played James Aukett, with James Aukett winning 55 – 45, after a tie-break conundrum. The Dictionary Corner guest was Anya Sitaram, and the lexicographer was Richard Samson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Stephen Briggs Score James Aukett Others Max.
1 DCNDUEISF INFUSED 7 – 7 INFUSED CUDDIES*, FUNDIES*, INCUDES*, INCUSED*, INDUCED, INDUCES* 7
2 CESRAGTIJ girates ☓ 7 – 14 CAGIEST AGRESTIC*, CIGARETS 15
3 LMROAUDWE MORALE 7 – 21 MOULDER EARLDOM, MODULAR, MORULAE*, REMOULD*, ROULADE 22
4 3 2 7 7 10 6 → 175 176 7 – 31 175
(7 × 6 − 7) × (3 + 2)


32
5 LITYATNEG LETTING 14 – 31 EATING ELATING, GELATIN, GENITAL*, NATTILY* 39
6 BRNOIELKS BLINKERS 22 – 39 BLINKERS 47
7 PUMVAQWER QUAVER 28 – 45 REVAMP MARQUE 53
8 50 8 10 8 4 3 → 759 760
(8 + 8) × 50 − 4 × 10
35 – 45 752

Best: 759 = (50 − 8) × (10 + 8) + 3

63
9 ATINYPATH ANTIPATHY
(2 seconds)
45 – 45 73
TB GLENQUAIL 45 – 55 EQUALLING
(3.5 seconds)
73
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