Episode 5604

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Episode 5604 was broadcast on 6 December 2012, as part of Series 67.

Sohail Virdi played Chris Broadway, with Sohail Virdi winning 84 – 73. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sohail Virdi Score Chris Broadway Others Max.
1 CPSIOIVDE COPIES 6 – 6 POISED EPISODIC 8
2 FDKATERSU SKATED 6 – 13 DARKEST STRAFED* 15
3 NDREOEBNV DEBONE 12 – 13 ROVED ENROBED*, REDBONE* 22
4 ZNUNAPRIE PUNIER 12 – 20 PANNIER 29
5 25 3 9 4 2 1 → 793 795
(9 − 1) × 4 × 25 − 3 − 2
19 – 20

RR: 793 = (25 − 3) × 4 × 9 + 1

39
TTT TAINTIVY It's not a play on words, it's a word about a play. NATIVITY
6 HBNTAOUME BOATMEN 26 – 20 AMOUNT UMBONATE* 47
7 PCTOEASGE CAPOTES 33 – 27 POSTAGE APOGEES*, COATEES*, ECOTAGE*, GOATEES*, POTAGES*, SEPTAGE*, TOECAPS* 54
8 RDAGILODE GLORIED 40 – 27 RAILED DARIOLE*, DODGIER*, GIRDLED*, GLADDER*, GODLIER*, GRIDDLE, RADIOED*, ROADIED* 61
9 SRTAEOHPE repaste ☓ 40 – 33 HEARSE EPHORATES* 79
10 75 25 9 6 2 9 → 601 601
(6 + 2) × 75 + 9 ÷ 9
50 – 43 601
(6 + 2) × 75 + 9 ÷ 9


89
TTT SETPOINT No tennis, but his racket may lead to court. NEPOTIST
11 QLNUEIJCW WINCE 50 – 49 QUINCE CINQUE*, CLIQUE*, LUCINE*, NUCLEI* 95
12 FARSEMTIH SHIFTER 57 – 56 MITHERS ATHEISM, FAIREST*, FATHERS*, FIRMEST*, HAMSTER*, HASTIER*, HERMITS*, MAESTRI*, MISHEAR*, RATFISH* 102
13 GMSAOADSE DAMAGES 64 – 63 AMASSED MASSAGED 110
14 50 25 9 4 3 5 → 737 737
5 × 3 × 50 − 9 − 4
74 – 73 737
5 × 3 × 50 − 9 − 4


120
15 LINGOWOLF FOLLOWING
(2.25 seconds)
84 – 73 130
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