Episode 5530

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Episode 5530 was broadcast on 18 July 2012, as part of Series 67.

Chris Marshall played Martin De Sousa, with Chris Marshall winning 95 – 51. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dave Spikey, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Chris Marshall Score Martin De Sousa Others Max.
1 SVNAIUGIL SAILING 7 – 7 SLAVING AVULSING* 8
2 TYEANPISE PANTIES 14 – 14 PANTIES NEPETAS*, PENATES*, SAPIENT, SYENITE* 15
3 RLTOEUROT ROOTLET 21 – 14 TURTLE TORTURE* 22
4 DETRDUOXI ROUTED 21 – 21 OUTRIDE 29
5 25 50 75 5 4 2 → 712 712
(75 − 4) × 5 × 2 + 50 ÷ 25
31 – 21 718


39
TTT ZOOFLIES They hang around men like flies at a zoo. FLOOZIES
6 WEABNPEIL BIPLANE 38 – 21 PENILE PLEBEIAN*, WIPEABLE* 47
7 VHNOUEDOM HOUND 38 – 27 MOONED UNMOVED 54
8 RAEHQUTCL LACQUER 45 – 27 HURTLE ARCHLUTE* 62
9 GTSEIEJAR gariest ☓ 45 – 33 GRATES AGISTER, GAITERS*, JAEGERS*, RESTAGE*, SERIATE*, STAGIER*, TRIAGES 69
10 75 25 4 7 9 1 → 538 538
75 × 7 + 9 + 4
55 – 43 538
75 × 7 + 9 + 4


79
TTT ELFROUND Struggle in the water, like a small flatfish. FLOUNDER
11 KWMEAODIB MIAOWED 62 – 43 BAKED 86
12 POSNAOLTS PLATOONS 70 – 43 SPOONS 94
13 NGRIEACSN CREASING 78 – 51 CREASING CRANNIES, EARNINGS*, ENCASING*, ENGRAINS*, GRANNIES 102
14 100 9 10 7 5 3 → 373 374
3 × 100 + 7 × 10 + 9 − 5
85 – 51 375

RR: 373 = 100 ÷ 5 × (10 + 9) − 7

112
15 LEMURSBED SLUMBERED
(3.5 seconds)
95 – 51 122
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