Episode 3805

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Episode 3805 was broadcast on 29 October 2004, as part of Series 52.

Rita Willmott played Andrew Edgington, with Rita Willmott winning 90 – 47. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Rita Willmott Score Andrew Edgington Others Max.
1 EIEIRXMSG REMIXES 7 – 0 MIXERS EMIGRES, REGIMES, REMIGES* 7
2 LANOJAEBR LOANER 13 – 6 LOANER ABALONE 14
3 AEOCVTDFP AVOCET 19 – 12 AVOCET ADVECT*, CAPOTE*, COATED, OCTAVE, TOECAP* 20
4 NATEURDNE NATURED 26 – 19 NATURED DENATURE, UNEARNED* 28
5 75 9 1 6 2 1 → 746 746
75 × (9 + 1) − 6 + 2
36 – 29 746
75 × (9 + 1) − 6 + 2


38
TTT DEVILOFF This increase makes qunitet go under. FIVEFOLD
6 RCTAIGKOE GOITRE 42 – 35 ROCKET CORKAGE, EROTICA, GOATIER*, TACKIER, TRACKIE* 45
7 OEASLYNIP pansily ☓ 42 – 41 PLAINS ALPINES, EPSILON*, NOPALES*, OPALINE, PAISLEY*, PINEALS*, SOAPILY*, SPANIEL 52
8 OIHTOMRAD ADMIT 47 – 41 OATH DOORMAT 59
9 IOACTMLUA ACTUAL 53 – 41 COAT COMITAL 66
10 75 2 5 9 2 10 → 458 459
(10 − 2 − 2) × 75 + 9
60 – 41

CV: 458 = (9 + 2 − 5) × 75 + 10 − 2

76
TTT FIVEDOIT Face make-up used by police officers. VIDEOFIT
11 IAESPNRDS SPRAINED 68 – 41 SPEARS RAPIDNESS 94
12 BOLTSUEGM BOULTS 74 – 41 BOLTS BOLETUS*, EMBOLUS*, GOBLETS, STUMBLE*, TUMBLES* 101
13 IUEWTRLSI LUSTRE 80 – 47 WRITES UTILISER 109
14 75 7 5 1 10 2 → 207 80 – 47

CV: 207 = 2 × 75 + 5 × 10 + 7

119
15 VITALGENE ELEVATING
(10.25 seconds)
90 – 47 129
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