Episode 3728

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Episode 3728 was broadcast on 25 June 2004, and was the Series 51 grand final.

Steve Graston played Stewart Holden, with Stewart Holden winning 104 – 81. The Dictionary Corner guest was Michael Aspel, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Graston Score Stewart Holden Others Max.
1 NDTIAISUA unaids ☓ 0 – 6 AUDITS INDUSIA* 7
2 EIERLVFMU REFUEL 6 – 12 RELIVE VERMEIL* 14
3 CPGEOASTD COASTED 13 – 19 COASTED CAPOTES*, DOTAGES*, PODCAST*, POSTAGE, TOECAPS* 21
4 IEIONKRLB BLINKER 20 – 26 BLINKER 28
5 8 3 1 8 4 50 → 816 816
(8 + 8) × 50 + (3 + 1) × 4
30 – 36 816
(8 + 8) × (50 + 1)


38
TTT SNAILBEE Played by a guitarist on a tennis court. BASELINE
6 AIOTMHSPD MASTOID 37 – 43 MASTOID OPSIMATH 46
7 XRNCAEOTL EXACTOR 44 – 50 CENTRAL CORNEAL*, CROTALE*, ENACTOR, EXACTOR*, LACTONE* 53
8 IUERSMDOE RESUMED 51 – 57 MOUSIER DIMEROUS* 61
9 GRQNOEUTL LOUNGER 58 – 64 LOUNGER 68
10 10 2 5 1 3 25 → 935 930
((3 + 1) × 25 − 5 − 2) × 10
65 – 64 926

Best: 935 = (25 × 3 + 10) × (5 × 2 + 1)

78
TTT MARITALS He'll cause unnecessary panic about security device. ALARMIST
11 SPCIOAFMR CAMPOS 65 – 71 PROSAIC PICAROS* 85
12 EAONDLWAS WASTED 65 – 78 WALDOES 92
13 NHBOIERCY HEROIN 71 – 84 HEROIC BIRCHEN*, BRIOCHE, BRONCHI*, CHORINE* 99
14 7 5 9 4 8 50 → 257 257
50 × 5 + 7
81 – 94 257
50 × 5 + 7


109
15 LAYONEEGG 81 – 104 GENEALOGY
(2.75 seconds)
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