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Episode 7189

From Countdown

Episode 7189 was broadcast on 23 October 2019, as part of Series 81.

John Osmond played Colin Mason, with John Osmond winning 77 – 53. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gloria Hunniford, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Osmond Score Colin Mason Others Max.
1 LOHENTMIS HOLIEST 7 – 7 MENTHOL MONTHLIES 18
2 DUVERISDN DRIVES 13 – 13 DRIVES DUDINES*, INSURED, REDUNDS*, RUDDIES*, UNDRIED*, VERDINS* 25
3 75 9 1 10 4 10 → 629 624
(9 − 1) × 75 + 10 + 10 + 4
20 – 13 626 ☓

RR: 629 = (75 − 4 − 1) × 9 − 10 ÷ 10

35
TTT BEERVODKA He started on the beer, then moved onto the vodka, and as a result, he burnt all the food. OVERBAKED
4 BULOTAFLE BALEFUL 27 – 13 flotable ☓ LOBULATE*, TABLEFUL 43
5 NIBSZEACO cabines ☓ 27 – 19 CABINS CABEZONS* 51
6 75 6 10 1 3 7 → 869 864
(75 − 3) × (6 + 7 − 1)
34 – 19 859 ☓

RR: 869 = (7 − 3 + 75) × (10 + 1)

61
7 NIGUMSCET STING 34 – 25 INSECT MUCIGENS*, MUNGITES* 69
8 QANERIPMO ropeman ☓ 34 – 31 MOPANE EMPORIA*, MANROPE, MOANIER*, MORAINE, RAMPION*, ROMAINE* 76
9 75 1 3 8 2 2 → 256 256
(75 + 8 + 2) × 3 + 1
44 – 41 256
(75 + 8 + 2) × 3 + 1


86
TTT OPTICTAPS I like nothing better than driving along to all these excellent tunes on the radio. POPTASTIC
10 HITACESNL LACIEST 51 – 41 CLASH CHATLINES 104
11 RTODIORAE TARRIED 58 – 41 TIRADE TOREADOR 112
12 GIDUPISNA DUPING 64 – 47 PIDGIN IGUANIDS 120
13 GEPOKTCET POCKET 70 – 53 POCKET 126
14 50 10 8 6 1 8 → 219 220
(10 − 6) × (50 + 1) + 8 + 8
77 – 53 217

RR: 219 = 6 × 50 − 10 × 8 − 1

136
15 ALONGCOAT 77 – 53
(30 seconds)
OCTAGONAL 146