Episode 3410

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Episode 3410 was broadcast on 3 February 2003, as part of Series 49.

Martin Gilbert played Nic Hodgkinson, with Martin Gilbert winning 78 – 66. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Martin Gilbert Score Nic Hodgkinson Others Max.
1 RDSCEIPUN UNPRICED 8 – 8 UNPRICED INDUCERS*, PRESCIND* 8
2 GSOEXTSOD STOOGES 15 – 8 STOOGE STOOGED 15
3 CDTEECAZB BEAT 15 – 13 CADET ACCEDE, DEBATE 21
4 VIPCETMUL CLUMP 20 – 18 PLUME PICULET* 28
5 25 75 7 8 3 7 → 426 425
(7 + 7 + 3) × 25
27 – 25 425
(7 + 7 + 3) × 25

CV: 425/427 Best: 426 = 75 × 7 − (25 + 8) × 3

38
TTT FATFATE TAFFETA
6 YOLDGIAPD piddly ☓ 27 – 30 PODGY DODGILY* 45
7 RTRELOEWA WATERER 34 – 30 WELTER TOLEWARE* 53
8 GUSSIRAGO GRASS 39 – 35 GRASS GIAOURS*, RUGOSAS* 60
9 FBIEAQNRM FIREMAN 46 – 42 FIREMAN 67
10 25 1 10 1 6 7 → 942 46 – 42

Best: 942 = ((25 − 1) × 7 − 10 − 1) × 6

77
TTT CLEANSE SCALENE
11 TSTREIOHI HOSIER 46 – 49 HOTTIES SHITTIER*, THEORIST, THIRTIES* 85
12 NESRATENM MANNERS 53 – 56 TANNERS REMANENT*, REMNANTS 93
13 LFHUIMPIO FLUMP 58 – 56 filip ☓ FOLIUM* 99
14 75 7 5 8 3 4 → 400 400
5 × 8 × (7 + 3)
68 – 66 400
(75 − 4 × 7 + 3) × 8


109
15 NODEDUNCE DENOUNCED
(9.5 seconds)
78 – 66 119
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