Episode 5008

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Episode 5008 was broadcast on 2 April 2010, as part of Series 62.

Barry Watson played Peter Zyss, with Peter Zyss winning 87 – 79. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kim Woodburn, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Barry Watson Score Peter Zyss Others Max.
1 AIRTZSAEP PIRATES 0 – 8 ASPIRATE PARASITE*, SEPTARIA*, TRAPEZIA* 8
2 DBTOEILMO BLOOMED 7 – 15 BLOOMED DOLOMITE 16
3 AIORKSRTE STRIKER 14 – 22 STRIKER ROTARIES* 24
4 MGWOAOSEM WAGES 19 – 27 MOOSE OMEGAS, SMEGMA*, SMOOGE* 30
5 100 2 9 9 8 7 → 145 145
(7 − 2) × 9 + 100
29 – 27 146


40
TTT SEEKREST Americans often seek rest on these. KEESTERS
6 DFTAIAONR RADIANT 36 – 27 RATION 47
7 SGRIASPEL GLASSIER 44 – 35 GLASSIER 55
8 CLCIEINTU CLIENT 50 – 41 ICICLE CULICINE*, ENCLITIC* 63
9 EARTNBIUP PAINTER 57 – 48 TURBINE URBANITE 71
10 50 25 6 3 5 10 → 428 428 ☓ 57 – 48

RR: 428 = 50 × 10 − (25 − (6 − 5)) × 3

81
TTT RENTSDUE You can take them out for a drink, but not for a meal. DENTURES
11 YMNROIONT MOTION 63 – 54 MOTION MONITORY* 89
12 CHVAEAJPN PAEAN 63 – 61 PANACHE 96
13 SDEOEQGAH HEDGES 69 – 67 GASHED DAGOES*, DOSAGE, GEODES* 102
14 100 1 6 9 3 7 → 363 363
3 × 100 + 9 × 7
79 – 77 363
(3 × 7 + 100) × (9 − 6)


112
15 ENTRAPMEN 79 – 87 PERMANENT
(4.25 seconds)
122
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