Episode 4251

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Episode 4251 was broadcast on 7 December 2006, as part of Series 55.

Robin Brown played Paul Evans, with Robin Brown winning 92 – 77. The Dictionary Corner guest was Wendi Peters, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Robin Brown Score Paul Evans Others Max.
1 SKLEOEPSN SPOKEN 0 – 7 SPLEENS KEELSONS* 8
2 MSTCAEANO STAMEN 6 – 13 CANOES CATENAS*, NAMASTE*, SMETANA 15
3 SDCAEOSPN SPENDS 12 – 19 CANOES ASCENDS*, CASSONE*, DAPSONE, DEACONS*, SECONDS* 22
4 AEZMBNRIS REMAINS 19 – 19 BRAINS AMBRIES*, BRAZENS*, MARINES, MINBARS*, SEMINAR* 29
5 75 25 100 4 6 10 → 868 875
(10 − (6 − 4)) × 100 + 75
24 – 19 876

CV: 864 Best: 868 = (100 + 6 × 4) × (10 − 75 ÷ 25)

39
TTT WARMLOFT A roommate you can do without. FLATWORM
6 JRDSOIEDI DRIES 29 – 24 RIDES IODIDES*, IODISED 46
7 RGTOEINRV VETOING 36 – 31 VETOING GENITOR*, IGNORER*, RORTING*, TRIGONE*, VERTIGO 53
8 MDTREAECI CREMATED 44 – 39 CREMATED DECIMATE, DIAMETER, DIATREME*, MEDICATE* 61
9 FNLAOUNGE LOUNGE 50 – 45 FUNNEL ENGULF*, FLAGON*, FLANGE, FUNGAL*, GUENON*, GUNNEL*, LANGUE*, LANUGO*, LEGUAN*, LONGAN*, NONAGE*, NOUNAL* 67
10 75 10 9 7 5 5 → 729 729
(7 − 5 ÷ 5 + 75) × 9
60 – 55 729
(75 − 9 + 7) × 10 − 5 ÷ 5


77
TTT LIONSAGE You might have your fill of this in the U.S.. GASOLINE
11 RPDOEANWT PRONATED 68 – 63 PRONATED DANEWORT*, DOWNRATE 85
12 MTBEAXDOR BROMATE 75 – 70 BROMATE ABORTED 92
13 TRGAEOSFY FORGETS 82 – 77 STORAGE FORESTAY 100
14 75 1 6 3 7 3 → 317 317
(75 + 6) × (3 + 1) − 7
92 – 77 316


110
15 BRIEFTOTS 92 – 77 FROSTBITE 120
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