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Episode M41

From Countdown

Episode M41 was broadcast from 8 January 1990 to 12 January 1990, as part of the Countdown Masters.

Laurie Silver played William Bradford, with William Bradford winning 80 – 72. The lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Laurie Silver Score William Bradford Others Max.
1 AEANTGSSM MAGNATES 8 – 8 MAGNATES MAGENTAS*, NAMASTES* 8
2 75 6 4 7 4 1 → 522 522
75 × 7 − (4 − 1)
18 – 18 522
75 × 7 − (4 − 1)


18
3 adeenprtt* 18 – 28 PATTERNED
(9.67 seconds)
28
4 IAAITNLLT italian ☓ 18 – 33 TAINT ATTAIN* 34
5 100 25 8 9 4 7 → 207 207
25 × 8 + 7
28 – 43 207
8 ÷ 4 × 100 + 7


44
6 cdefmnoor* 28 – 53 CONFORMED
(5 seconds)
54
7 OAOLRRZIN RAZOR 33 – 53 ORAL ARROZ*, NORIA*, RAZOO*, ZONAL, ZORRO* 59
8 25 7 6 4 1 5 → 440 442
(25 + 1) × (6 + 4 + 7)
40 – 53 444

CV: 440 = ((4 − 1) × 25 + 7 + 6) × 5

69
9 cdeefiltu* 40 – 63 DECEITFUL
(3 seconds)
79
10 NCNSEEEOR SCENE 45 – 63 resonence ☓ ENCORES 86
11 75 25 4 9 5 8 → 345 347 45 – 73 345
5 × 75 − (9 − 4 + 25)


96
12 acddeeers* 45 – 73 DECREASED 106
13 IAIPVRGON PROVING 52 – 80 PAIRING PORANGI* 113
14 8 7 9 5 10 4 → 161 161
(7 + 9) × 10 + 5 − 4
62 – 80 160


123
15 afimnoort* FORMATION
(5 seconds)
72 – 80 133