Episode 5638

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Episode 5638 was broadcast on 7 February 2013, and was the fifteenth Round 1 match of the 30th Birthday Championship.

Darryl Francis played Barry Grossman, with Darryl Francis winning 82 – 63. The Dictionary Corner guest was Kate Adie, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Darryl Francis Score Barry Grossman Others Max.
1 RAXESINMT MINARETS 8 – 8 MINARETS MATRIXES*, RAIMENTS 8
2 RPTOUEGLS grouplets ☓ 8 – 15 POSTURE GROUPSET* 16
3 NEQTODABE DENOTE 14 – 21 DONATE ATONED*, BEANED*, BEATEN*, BOATED*, DEBATE*, DEBONE 22
4 TSGSAIEDU GAUDIEST 22 – 21 DIGESTS 30
5 25 3 7 2 10 5 → 437 436 ☓ 22 – 28 438
(10 + 7) × 25 + 5 × 2 + 3

RR: 437 = (7 − 3 + 25) × (10 + 5) + 2

40
TTT NILBUYIT Nobody buys this, it's something you're born with. NUBILITY
6 OIALNSFCS FALCONS 29 – 28 sialons ☓ CAISSON*, CASINOS*, CASSONI*, FIASCOS, FISCALS*, FLACONS, FOLACIN*, OILCANS*, SOCIALS* 47
7 ZNOWILENT lionet ☓ 29 – 28 lionet ☓ TOWLINE 54
8 LSPUAIHRI PULSAR 35 – 28 spirula ☓ AIRSHIP, RUPIAHS* 61
9 CEMOFANUG congue ☓ 35 – 33 CAMEO ACUMEN 67
10 75 7 7 2 6 1 → 845 843
(6 − 2 + 7) × (75 + 1) + 7
42 – 33 842

RR: 845 = (7 + 6) × (75 − (7 + 2 + 1))

77
TTT ADULTWOE It sounds like Billy the Kid has been banned. OUTLAWED
11 PIRUITENY TURNIP 48 – 39 PURITY TURNIPY 84
12 LRVDOIETC CORDITE 55 – 46 VERDICT CORTILE*, DIVORCE, EVICTOR* 91
13 JDITAGESW AGISTED 62 – 53 WAISTED WIDGETS 98
14 100 2 9 3 9 7 → 218 218
(100 + 9) × 2
72 – 63 218
(100 + 9) × 2


108
15 TITANPINE INPATIENT
(11.5 seconds)
82 – 63 118
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