Episode 5004

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Episode 5004 was broadcast on 29 March 2010, as part of Series 62.

Dave Wilkinson played Jamie Bradbury, with Dave Wilkinson winning 75 – 69. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kim Woodburn, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dave Wilkinson Score Jamie Bradbury Others Max.
1 MDEANRETX MEANDER 7 – 0 REMAND AMENDER*, DEXTRAN*, EXTREMA*, RENAMED* 7
2 DOLTUNWNE TOWEL 7 – 6 UNTOLD UNWONTED* 15
3 TRTAESDIR ASTRIDE 14 – 13 STARTED REDSTART*, STRIATED*, TARDIEST, TARRIEST* 23
4 GQLEUECTV CLUE 14 – 18 ELECT CUVEE, ELUTE*, GLEET*, GLUTE*, GULET* 28
5 25 5 5 9 7 1 → 827 825
(5 × 5 + 9 − 1) × 25
21 – 18 836

Best: 828 = (9 × 5 + 1) × (25 − 7)

35
TTT ELECTRIC Move the e to make a she. LECTRICE
6 FJONAEDHO DONE 21 – 24 HOOFED HOONED* 41
7 RPAISDROE PRAISED 28 – 31 REPAIRS AIRDROPS, DIASPORE*, PARODIES 49
8 HSRIOAGSO GRASS 33 – 36 HAIRS ARIOSOS* 56
9 STEIDTPOT SPOTTED 33 – 44 POTTIEST DOTTIEST* 64
10 25 6 7 3 3 4 → 787 784
(4 × 7 + 3) × 25 + 6 + 3
40 – 51 784
(4 × 7 + 3) × 25 + 6 + 3

RR: 787 = (25 + 3) × 7 × 4 + 3

74
TTT ALARMING Several parties are interested in taking this seat. MARGINAL
11 MFUOLTNIA FAINT 45 – 56 FAINT MANITOU, MOANFUL*, TINAMOU* 81
12 RYCEIANSK CRANES 51 – 62 CRANES SKINCARE* 89
13 ZSIEPMRAI IMPAIRS 58 – 62 PRAISE MISPRIZE* 97
14 50 5 9 10 5 7 → 277 276
5 × 50 + 5 × 7 − 9
65 – 69 276
50 × 5 + 10 + 9 + 7

RR: 277 = (50 − 10 − 5 − 5) × 9 + 7

107
15 RAMSFRONT TRANSFORM
(8 seconds)
75 – 69 117
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