Episode 4108

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Episode 4108 was broadcast on 22 May 2006, and was the third quarter-final of Series 54.

Michael Bowden played Matthew Shore, with Matthew Shore winning 88 – 69. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Digance, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Michael Bowden Score Matthew Shore Others Max.
1 RETDOMATR ROTATED 0 – 8 MORTARED 8
2 SIMNPEANO PENSION 7 – 15 PENSION AMNIONS*, MANNIES*, MANNOSE*, MANSION, MOPANES*, MOPANIS*, ONANISM*, SAPONIN* 15
3 TBETIEHSA BATHES 7 – 22 ATHEIST HESITATE* 23
4 WCTEAILSC LACIEST 14 – 29 ELASTIC ASCETIC*, CALCITE*, CALICES*, CLASTIC*, LATICES* 30
5 3 3 9 1 4 4 → 374 14 – 29

CV: 378 Best: 373 = (9 × 3 + 4) × 4 × 3 + 1

37
TTT MATTSURE The most responsible? How cheesy. MATUREST
6 SDFOUISNE FUSSED 20 – 29 defusions ☓ FONDUES, FUNDIES*, FUSIONS*, INFUSED, INFUSES*, NIDUSES* 44
7 KRIOLERTS LORRIES 27 – 36 STRIKER KIRTLES*, LOITERS, RIOTERS*, ROISTER, SKIRRET*, STROKER*, TOILERS* 51
8 DRNQAEINE DINNER 33 – 42 RAINED ADENINE* 58
9 ZMGISOICM MIMICS 39 – 48 GIZMOS COMMIS 64
10 8 2 4 5 10 7 → 556 556
8 × 7 × 10 − 4
49 – 58 556
8 × 7 × 10 − 4


74
TTT TABOWDEN Gloomy after quilt was thrashed. DOWNBEAT
11 LROAHSEGB BLARES 55 – 64 HERBAL BORAGES*, BROLGAS*, GAOLERS, GARBLES*, GHERAOS*, HERBALS*, SOLEBAR* 81
12 PLDVIUEIG DIVULGE 62 – 71 DIVULGE 88
13 PLDEAUTXO TADPOLE 69 – 71 POUTED LUXATED* 95
14 2 5 7 9 1 2 → 591 587 69 – 78 594
(5 × 7 − 2) × 2 × 9

CV: 589/593 Best: 592 = (5 × 7 + 2) × 2 × (9 − 1)

102
15 MOOCHYBEN 69 – 88 HONEYCOMB
(9.75 seconds)
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