Episode 5660

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Episode 5660 was broadcast on 11 March 2013, as part of Series 68.

Sam McElhinney played Ian Dobkin, with Sam McElhinney winning 70 – 51. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jon Culshaw, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Sam McElhinney Score Ian Dobkin Others Max.
1 NSUNELHOD SUNNED 6 – 6 UNSHOD LOUDENS*, NODULES, SHUNNED 7
2 SVDNIAQEI INVADES 13 – 6 DIVANS DIVINES 14
3 OSMEAGXNE GNOMES 19 – 6 AXONEMES 22
4 TRPMUAIGZ IMPART 25 – 6 ARMPIT*, ATRIUM, GAZUMP*, GUITAR 28
5 75 25 100 5 10 3 → 427 428
100 × 5 − 75 + 3
32 – 13 428
100 × 5 − 75 + 3

RR: 427 = 75 × 5 + (100 ÷ 25 × (10 + 3))

38
TTT FATCRATE A historical object or the truth about Russell, perhaps? ARTEFACT
6 RJOAEVTIC VECTOR 38 – 19 VICTOR EROTICA, EVICTOR, OVERACT 45
7 AYEDCAHPS SHAPED 44 – 25 CHASED APACHES, PSYCHED* 52
8 TNLBUINDO BLOND 49 – 30 BUILT BOTULIN*, INBOUND, UNBLIND* 59
9 TDELNOETA alotted ☓ 49 – 37 NETTLED DETONATE*, TALENTED 67
10 10 7 8 8 5 5 → 768 765
(8 × 8 + 5 + 7) × 10 + 5
56 – 37

RR: 768 = 8 × 8 × (7 + 5)

77
TTT BEGADDER Pestered to death about the animal. BADGERED
11 PTIOMRNIO MONITOR 63 – 44 PORTION IMPRINT, TOMPION* 84
12 FSREILCFO CLIFFS 63 – 51 COFFERS OFFICERS 92
13 RSARWEONE WARRENS 70 – 51 warrens NWD ANSWERER, REASONER 100
14 6 4 1 5 6 2 → 639 70 – 51

RR: 639 = (4 + 5) × (6 × 2 × 6 − 1)

110
15 THEIRCOPY 70 – 51 HYPOCRITE 120
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