Episode 4045

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Episode 4045 was broadcast on 25 February 2006, as part of Series 54.

Matthew Shore played Inderjit Bedi, with Matthew Shore winning 126 – 55. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tom O'Connor, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Matthew Shore Score Inderjit Bedi Others Max.
1 RELISTELS TIRELESS 8 – 8 TIRELESS TRELLISES 18
2 FOMRUFIJA AFFIRM 14 – 8 FORM ROMAJI* 24
3 TPBEOERAS PROBATES 22 – 16 PROBATES OPERATES, PROTEASE 32
4 RIGDURMIA RADIUM 28 – 16 miriad ☓ 38
5 50 75 25 100 1 5 → 532 530
(100 + 1) × 5 + 25
35 – 16 526

CV: 532 = (100 − 75 ÷ 25) × (5 + 1) − 50

48
TTT SEMICURL It has the better build, this mollusc. MUSCLIER
6 NTRLEIEOP INTERLOPE 53 – 16 POINTER INTERPOLE*, REPLETION 66
7 DHUETMOPE MOUTHED 60 – 23 THUMPED 73
8 BNISEIDNC INDICES 67 – 23 BINNED INCISED* 80
9 TEANICNOV ENACTION 75 – 31 INNOVATE CONATIVE, COVENANT*, VENATION* 88
10 10 3 3 5 9 9 → 796 796
9 × 9 × 10 − (3 × 3 + 5)
85 – 31 795


98
TTT NIPPEDAX It's at the back, but also in the side! APPENDIX
11 PDXAETUEC EDUCATE 92 – 31 pacted ☓ EXACTED* 105
12 SHROTEILS SLITHERS 100 – 39 HOISTERS HOLSTERS*, HORSIEST*, HOSTLERS*, SHORTIES, SLOSHIER* 113
13 KOWAMEDTA MOATED 106 – 45 MOATED MEADOW, MEDAKA*, WAKAME* 119
14 50 4 2 3 5 6 → 133 133
50 × 3 − (6 + 5 + 4 + 2)
116 – 55 133
50 × 3 − 6 × 2 − 5


129
15 PRYCECOUP PREOCCUPY
(3.25 seconds)
126 – 55 139
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