Episode 6547

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Episode 6547 was broadcast on 24 March 2017, as part of Series 76.

Jeff Clayton played James Hemingray, with Jeff Clayton winning 112 – 66. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dr Phil Hammond, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jeff Clayton Score James Hemingray Others Max.
1 SFIECOSFD SCOFFED 7 – 0 coffies ☓ OFFSIDES* 8
2 ERNUMEQSU QUEERS 13 – 6 QUEENS QUEUERS* 15
3 6 1 5 2 8 3 → 609 608
((6 × 2 + 3) × 5 + 1) × 8
20 – 6 610 ☓

RR: 608/610

22
TTT NOELASTIC There's no elastic involved, but it stretches for miles. COASTLINE
4 GLAEITDTA DETAIL 26 – 12 DETAIL TAILGATED* 40
5 XNEIREGBT EXERTING 34 – 12 BINGER GENETRIX* 48
6 100 25 9 6 7 6 → 101 101
6 ÷ 6 + 100
44 – 22 101
7 − 6 + 100


58
7 NPAUJERDR PANDER 50 – 28 PARRED ADJURER*, PARDNER*, UNPARED 65
8 MTROEAPVO PROMOTE 57 – 35 PROMOTE OVERAMP, OVERTOP*, PROTOMA*, PROTOME*, PTEROMA*, TAPROOM 72
9 10 7 3 9 8 2 → 403 403
(7 − 2) × 8 × 10 + 3
67 – 45 403
7 × 3 × 2 × 10 − 8 − 9


82
TTT UNCLEPORT Uncle drank a lot of port; hence, he was quite overweight. CORPULENT
10 BIENTSAKS INTAKES 74 – 52 INTAKES BASINETS*, BASSINET*, BEATNIKS, SNAKIEST* 90
11 LZIETILSR STILLER 81 – 59 STILLER LILTIES*, RETILLS*, RILLETS*, SILLIER*, SILTIER*, TILLERS, TRELLIS* 97
12 WHSEAOTLH LOATHES 88 – 59 WHALES HOWLETS*, WHOLEST* 104
13 STIERIMDS MISTIER 95 – 66 MISTERS MISDIETS*, MISTRIED, MISTRIES*, SIDERISM* 112
14 50 75 100 3 6 2 → 776 775
(3 − 2 + 6) × 100 + 75
102 – 66

RR: 776 = (75 × 50 + 100) ÷ (3 + 2) + 6

122
15 OXUNSLICE EXCLUSION
(10.25 seconds)
112 – 66 132
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