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Episode 4447

From Countdown

Episode 4447 was broadcast on 27 September 2007, as part of Series 57.

Bill Hammond played David Marsh, with David Marsh winning 85 – 50. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Sergeant, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Bill Hammond Score David Marsh Others Max.
1 RJAFSIUTO FOURS 0 – 6 RATIOS SAUTOIR 7
2 YCPRIAELZ PRICY 0 – 12 LAZIER CALIPER, CRAZILY, PRELACY*, REPLICA 14
3 TREOGKITP TRIPE 0 – 19 POTTIER 21
4 BFRMAOEQT BREAM 5 – 24 BREAM BROMATE, FORMATE 28
5 50 6 5 6 3 9 → 825 830 ☓ 5 – 24

CV: 825 = (3 × 50 + 9 + 6) × 5

38
TTT DEBATEAD Idle rhythm without a pulse. DEADBEAT
6 RLPNEOAWT PLANTER 12 – 24 PLANET TOWPLANE* 46
7 PERSMODET MODEST 12 – 31 STOMPED DOPESTER*, REPOSTED* 54
8 DVNUEONSA UNDONE 18 – 37 SUNNED DUENNAS*, NOVENAS, UNSAVED 61
9 XITREISSE SEXIEST 25 – 37 RESTS EXSERTS*, RESITES, SIXTIES* 68
10 25 1 6 7 2 6 → 350 350
(6 + 1 + 7) × 25
35 – 47 350
2 × 7 × 25


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TTT KENTROWS Able to catch fish by rail. NETWORKS
11 NNSEADTAE STEED 40 – 52 STAND ANDANTES 86
12 CGNDIOAEH CODING 40 – 59 HEADING CHAINED*, CHANGED*, COINAGE*, CONGAED*, DECAGON*, ECHIDNA, ECHOING*, HEDONIC* 93
13 CATSBNEED 40 – 65 BASTED ABSENTED 101
14 100 6 8 10 5 9 → 392 392
(9 − 5) × 50 − 8
50 – 75 392
(10 − 6) × 50 − 8


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15 LIMPNIGEL 50 – 85 IMPELLING
(4 seconds)
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