Episode 5508

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Episode 5508 was broadcast on 18 June 2012, as part of Series 66.

Jonathan Rawlinson played Gavin Dare, with Jonathan Rawlinson winning 96 – 26. The Dictionary Corner guest was Penny Smith, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jonathan Rawlinson Score Gavin Dare Others Max.
1 IGENASUNE SANGUINE 8 – 0 ENGINES INGENUES*, UNSEEING* 8
2 RPROANTXE PRONATE 15 – 0 EXPORT OPERANT*, PARTNER*, PRAETOR*, PRORATE*, PROTEAN* 15
3 UNODEVISD DEVIOUS 22 – 0 DINED ENVIOUS*, NIVEOUS*, NODDIES*, SOUNDED, VEINOUS* 22
4 MKCSEIQCU quick NWD 22 – 5 QUICK CUMECS*, MISCUE*, QUICKS 28
5 100 50 75 25 7 9 → 938 939 ☓ 22 – 5 939 ☓

RR: 938 = (50 × 75 + 9 − 7) ÷ (100 ÷ 25)

38
TTT DRABLAWS Simply put, these are boring tools. BRADAWLS
6 TPHNEAOTW PHAETON 29 – 5 TOWN PHONATE*, TOWPATH, WHATNOT* 45
7 ARILOPEST POLARISE 37 – 5 PAROLES EPILATORS 63
8 CZBLAOABU BLAB 41 – 9 CLUB BABACU*, BACULA*, BALBOA* 69
9 EDOVINUFO FONDUE 47 – 9 FOUND FOODIE, FUNDIE* 75
10 25 10 5 7 9 6 → 974 975
(6 × 5 + 9) × 75
54 – 9

RR: 974 = (5 + 9) × 7 × 10 − 6

85
TTT AIRSCENT There's a scent in the air, sprayed from this. CANISTER
11 ERILOTAMP EPILATOR 62 – 9 IMPLORE PETIOLAR*, TEMPORAL* 93
12 FGLTEOIRE LOFTIER 69 – 9 TRIFLE FERTILE*, FORELEG*, FROGLET, TREFOIL 100
13 AGEMADESN ENDGAME 76 – 16 MANAGES ENDGAMES 108
14 75 5 6 2 1 7 → 330 330
(75 − (7 + 2)) × 5
86 – 26 330
(6 − 2) × 75 + (7 − 1) × 5


118
15 PENCILRIP PRINCIPLE
(7 seconds)
96 – 26 128
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