Episode 6610

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Episode 6610 was broadcast on 26 June 2017, and was the third quarter-final of Series 76.

Moose Rosser played Wesley Jardine, with Moose Rosser winning 81 – 71. The Dictionary Corner guest was Colin Murray, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

NOTE: Both Jardine and Rosser buzzed in on the conundrum after the final segment of the clock was already lit; Jardine's buzz time is recorded as 29.9 seconds here only to indicate that his attempt came before Rosser's.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Moose Rosser Score Wesley Jardine Others Max.
1 POVERNUSD POUNDERS 8 – 8 POUNDERS PROVENDS*, UNPROVED 8
2 SMAORTEXA MAESTRO 15 – 15 MAESTRO OXAMATES* 16
3 100 2 5 8 7 5 → 465 465
100 × 5 − 5 × 7
25 – 25 465
(100 − 7) × 5


26
TTT LEESLEAST Lee's got a lot of hangups about this job, but at least he's working. TELESALES
4 TNUIGSUDS dustings ☓ 25 – 25 dustings ☓ DISGUST*, DUSTING, NUDISTS*, SUDSING*, SUNSUIT* 33
5 IDBECTADR arbited ☓ 25 – 32 BRAIDED CARBIDE*, CATBIRD, TRIBADE* 40
6 3 4 10 2 9 9 → 398 25 – 39 399
(9 × 4 + 3) × 10 + 9

RR: 398 = (10 × 9 + 9) × 4 + 2

50
7 LOSAMRIOD MILORDS 32 – 39 RADIOS MAROODIS*, MILORDOS*, MODIOLAR*, MODIOLAS* 58
8 LBUEFGALH BALEFUL 39 – 39 bullage ☓ 65
9 50 5 7 3 3 10 → 182 182
(50 + 10) × 3 + 10 ÷ 5
49 – 49 182
(50 + 5) × 3 + 10 + 7


75
TTT ANGERGRIN Collecting lots of information about the actor James. GARNERING
10 STOILFEVN VIOLETS 49 – 57 NOVELIST 83
11 CISTENTIH ETHNICIST 67 – 57 CHITTIES 101
12 MTEAKQIND MEDIANT 74 – 57 INTAKE 108
13 TELWOPTIR TRIPLET 81 – 64 POLITER PILEWORT 116
14 9 6 2 2 8 4 → 706 81 – 71 702
(9 × 8 − 2) × (6 + 4) + 2

RR: 706 = ((6 + 4) × 9 − 2) × 8 + 2

126
15 POLICECAR
(30 seconds)
81 – 71
(29.9 seconds)
PRECOCIAL 136
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