Episode 6740

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Episode 6740 was broadcast on 5 January 2018, as part of Series 78.

Jacob Coventry-Peters played Wendy Almond, with Jacob Coventry-Peters winning 98 – 26. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Arnold, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jacob Coventry-Peters Score Wendy Almond Others Max.
1 RLNAOEHDN HANDLER 7 – 7 HANDLER LADRONE, NORLAND*, RONDENA* 7
2 RTSAUEYPE PASTURE 14 – 7 SPEAR SUPERATE* 15
3 25 10 7 1 9 6 → 364 375 14 – 7 295

RR: 364 = (10 + 7 − (9 − 6)) × (25 + 1)

25
TTT LOINTABLE The loin of pork on the table had been rolled into this. BALLOTINE
4 VRTAOALTE RATTLE 20 – 13 TRAVEL ROTAVATE* 33
5 DLWOAUSAN UNLOADS 27 – 13 LAWNS LANDAUS 40
6 25 100 7 8 2 1 → 160 160
(7 − 1 + 100 ÷ 25) × 8 × 2
37 – 13 159


50
7 TSPEOEJGX EXPOSE 43 – 19 EXPOSE SEXPOT, TOPEES* 56
8 GNLEIADKS DEALINGS 51 – 19 leakings ☓ DEALIGNS*, KNAIDELS, LINKAGES*, SANDLIKE* 64
9 25 5 6 1 6 9 → 648 650
(6 × 6 − 9 − 1) × 25
58 – 19

RR: 648 = (5 + 6 + 1) × 9 × 6

74
TTT ITICELAND It feels like Iceland outside; in fact, it's exactly like it. IDENTICAL
10 TDMDEUATI MUTATED 65 – 26 MUTATED ADMITTED 82
11 CMREOITWB BITER 70 – 26 WORM COMERIT*, MICROBE, MORTICE* 89
12 RFNMEAUES 8 70 – 26 unframes ☓ FRAENUMS*, USERNAME* 97
13 NLTIAOSHE HOTLINES 78 – 26 HAILSTONE 115
14 25 9 7 10 8 4 → 332 332
(4 − (9 − 8) + 10) × 25 + 7
88 – 26 303


125
15 GOOLIBITS BIOLOGIST
(2.25 seconds)
98 – 26 135
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