Episode 3254

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Episode 3254 was broadcast on 21 May 2002, as part of Series 47.

Mike Pullin played Eric Grace, with Mike Pullin winning 76 – 54. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Brooke-Taylor, and the lexicographer was Phiona Stanley.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Mike Pullin Score Eric Grace Others Max.
1 XSTKEOERM METEORS 7 – 7 METEORS EMOTERS*, REMOTES 7
2 NTLAOCEGI ELATION 7 – 15 LOCATING GELATION, LEGATION* 15
3 PRQDSOAEO SPARED 13 – 21 SPARED SPOORED 22
4 VTHAOLERN ENTHRAL 20 – 28 LOATHER ALTHORN*, ANOTHER*, ETHANOL*, LEVATOR*, RATHOLE*, VENTRAL, VERONAL* 29
5 50 75 100 25 5 1 → 867 868
(100 − 1 + 75) × 5 − 50 ÷ 25
27 – 28

CV: 868 = (100 − 1 + 75) × 5 − 50 ÷ 25
Best: 867 = (50 + 1) × (100 ÷ 5 − 75 ÷ 25)

39
TTT EGRACEA ACREAGE
6 GSDAAITMU STAID 32 – 28 DATA AGAMIDS*, MIDGUTS*, STADIUM 46
7 SPCREOEFJ FORCEPS 39 – 35 FORCEPS 53
8 NYTOAEGML MONTAGE 46 – 35 MENTAL MAGNETO, MEGATON*, OMENTAL*, TANGELO, TELAMON* 60
9 SWDMIIAOR aorism ☓ 46 – 41 DISARM DAIMIOS* 67
10 25 1 7 3 5 9 → 677 677
9 × 3 × 25 + 7 − 5
56 – 41


77
TTT TRYLOVE OVERTLY
11 BTLPNSEUI PUNIEST 63 – 41 TINSEL LUPINES*, LUTEINS*, NIBLETS*, PENULTS*, PINTLES*, PUNTIES*, STIPULE*, SUNBELT*, UNBELTS*, UNBLEST*, UNSPILT*, UTENSIL 84
12 GDRIAEVZT VARIED 69 – 47 GRAZED VIRGATE 91
13 DLAIOUNSH HOUNDS 69 – 54 SUNDIAL ANDISOL*, DOLINAS*, LADINOS*, UNLOADS 98
14 25 5 10 9 4 10 → 407 405
4 × 10 × 10 + 5
76 – 54 403

Best: 407 = (25 + 4) × (9 + 5) + 10 ÷ 10

108
15 KNEETWORD 76 – 54 NETWORKED 118
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