Episode 5605

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Episode 5605 was broadcast on 7 December 2012, as part of Series 67.

Sohail Virdi played Rachael Moran, with Rachael Moran winning 82 – 76. The Dictionary Corner guest was Paul Zenon, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sohail Virdi Score Rachael Moran Others Max.
1 DGLAEOAST GLOATED 7 – 7 GLOATED DOTAGES*, GELADAS*, LEGATOS 7
2 YIMUWSNET MUTINY 13 – 13 TWINES MINUETS, MINUTES* 14
3 LTRIEOCME METEORIC 21 – 21 METEORIC TELOMERIC* 32
4 DTLEIOXNA OXIDANT 28 – 21 ENTAIL DELATION 40
5 25 6 3 7 4 6 → 735 736
25 × 4 × 7 + 6 × 6
35 – 21 732

RR: 735 = (4 × 6 + 25) × (3 × 7 − 6)

50
TTT MANRIGID The sort of glance you might give to your beau. ADMIRING
6 PNREUEGZM PRUNE 40 – 26 PURGE MERGUEZ* 57
7 SDSIOICNO COINS 45 – 31 IONIC CONOIDS* 64
8 LAPIQEPSD LAPSED 45 – 38 SLIPPED APPLIED*, APPLIES*, DAPPLES, PALSIED*, PLEIADS*, SLAPPED 71
9 VCNIEAMDA advanced ☓ 45 – 44 MINCED MAENADIC* 79
10 75 1 4 4 3 5 → 838 836 ☓ 45 – 51 836
(75 + 1) × (4 + 4 + 3)

RR: 838 = ((75 − 4) × 4 − 5) × 3 + 1

89
TTT NICKSPIG There's a slim chance that you might solve this. PICKINGS
11 RSTUIEJFU FUTURES 52 – 58 FUSTIER SURFEIT 96
12 GAKILEGSW WAGGLES 59 – 65 WIGGLES SAWLIKE*, WALKIES 103
13 MFRAOATHE FORMATE 66 – 72 FORMATE ATHEROMA* 111
14 100 1 6 3 4 10 → 123 123
6 × 4 − 1 + 100
76 – 82 123
6 × 4 − 1 + 100


121
15 RAMRODTOE 76 – 82 MODERATOR 131
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