Episode 5495

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Episode 5495 was broadcast on 30 May 2012, as part of Series 66.

Suzi Purcell played Elaine Rhodes, with Suzi Purcell winning 76 – 40. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Suzi Purcell Score Elaine Rhodes Others Max.
1 BUSERCTIO BUSTIER 7 – 0 CRUISE BISECTOR, OUTCRIES 8
2 AEOGSWTEF STOWAGE 14 – 0 5 GOATEES*, TOWAGES* 15
3 MURNEDTAX DREAMT 20 – 0 DREAM UNDREAMT* 23
4 SGOMLEIPE SIMPLE 26 – 0 SLOPE EPISOME*, GLIMPSE 30
5 25 100 2 6 9 3 → 484 488
(100 + 25) × (6 − 2) − (9 + 3)
33 – 0 485 ☓

RR: 484 = (3 + 2) × 100 − 25 + 9

40
TTT SAGEROLL These cars went at brisk speed to the music. ALLEGROS
6 SVNTPOEOD SPOONED 40 – 0 SPEND SNOOPED*, STOOPED* 47
7 SERMINGET MINGERS 47 – 0 emersing ☓ REGIMENTS* 65
8 FULISAPEN PLAINS 47 – 7 PAINFUL LIFESPAN 73
9 QAZHIUNDO HOUND 52 – 12 QUOIN QUINOA* 79
10 100 50 3 9 4 10 → 684 688 ☓ 52 – 17 690
(3 + 4) × 100 − 10

RR: 684 = (3 × 10 + 50 − 4) × 9

89
TTT RUEVOTER It's not quite quarter past 6, but it's time for some music. OVERTURE
11 TARLICRAE racier ☓7 52 – 24 TRAILER ARTERIAL 97
12 DUSDEPOSI DISPOSED 60 – 24 suposed ☓ 105
13 LAHVERTAS HEARTS 66 – 30 STARVE HALTERS*, HALVERS*, HARTALS*, HARVEST*, LATHERS, SLATHER*, THALERS*, TRAVELS, VALETAS*, VARLETS* 112
14 50 75 3 2 5 5 → 374 374 ☓ 66 – 40 374
5 × 75 − (3 − 2)


122
15 ROONISCOR CORROSION
(10 seconds)
76 – 40 132
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