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Episode 3975

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{{R-letters| 1|YERTNOEPD|ENTROPY  |POETRY  |PENTODE*, PERENTY*, PORTEND, PRETEND*, RETYPED*| 7| 0|  7}}
{{R-letters| 1|YERTNOEPD|ENTROPY  |POETRY  |PENTODE*, PERENTY*, PORTEND, PRETEND*, RETYPED*| 7| 0|  7}}
{{R-letters| 2|STLOASNIA|STAINS  |STAINS  |INSTALS*, SALINAS*, SOLATIA*, SONATAS, TONSILS*|13| 6| 14}}
{{R-letters| 2|STLOASNIA|STAINS  |STAINS  |INSTALS*, SALINAS*, SOLATIA*, SONATAS, TONSILS*|13| 6| 14}}
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{{R-letters| 3|ROMANMOEG|MAROON  |GNOME    |MONOGRAM, NOMOGRAM*                           |19| 6| 22}}
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{{R-letters| 3|ROMANMOEG|MAROON  |GNOME    |MONOGRAM, NOMOGRAM* |19| 6| 22}}
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{{R-letters| 4|LSAUCBARE|ABACUS  |cablers {{X}}|CAESURAL                                   |25| 6| 30}}
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{{R-letters| 4|LSAUCBARE|ABACUS  |cablers {{x}}|CAESURAL           |25| 6| 30}}
{{R-numbers| 5|50|6|7|6|3|5| 379
{{R-numbers| 5|50|6|7|6|3|5| 379
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|379 {{X}}
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|379 {{x}}
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|379|sol2=(50 + 5) × 7 - 6                                                           |25|16| 40}}
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|379|sol2=(50 + 5) x 7 - 6
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{{R-TTT      |SATINPOP |Gives someone a job using their index finger.                     |APPOINTS}}
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|25|16|40}}
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{{R-letters| 6|JSRAESPOL|SPEARS  |SPARES  |REPOSALS*                                     |31|22| 48}}
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{{R-TTT      |SATINPOP|Gives someone a job using their index finger.|APPOINTS}}
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{{R-letters| 7|TENIHSAZF|FAINTS  |HAZIEST  |FISHNET, HAFIZES*, ZANIEST, ZENITHS*           |31|29| 55}}
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{{R-letters| 6|JSRAESPOL|SPEARS  |SPARES  |REPOSALS*           |31|22| 48}}
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{{R-letters| 8|DSECROIDE|SCORED  |DISCORD  |DECIDERS, DECODERS, DESCRIED*                 |31|36| 63}}
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{{R-letters| 7|TENIHSAZF|FAINTS  |HAZIEST  |FISHNET, HAFIZES*, ZANIEST, ZENITHS*|31|29| 55}}
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{{R-letters| 9|TISEMTOQP|POTTIES  |POTTIES  |MOPIEST*, STOMPIE*, TIPTOES                   |38|43| 70}}
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{{R-letters| 8|DSECROIDE|SCORED  |DISCORD  |DECIDERS, DECODERS, DESCRIED*|31|36| 63}}
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{{R-letters| 9|TISEMTOQP|POTTIES  |POTTIES  |MOPIEST*, STOMPIE*, TIPTOES|38|43| 70}}
{{R-numbers|10|50|9|1|7|4|5| 588
{{R-numbers|10|50|9|1|7|4|5| 588
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|583
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|588|sol2=(7 + 5) × 50 - 9 - 4 + 1                                                   |38|53| 80}}
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|588|sol2=(7 + 5) x 50 - 9 - 4 + 1
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{{R-TTT      |COSTPAIR |They're soft, but not in the middle.                               |APRICOTS}}
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|38|53|80}}
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{{R-letters|11|FINECMOWD|CONFIDE  |MOWED    |DEMONIC                                       |45|53| 87}}
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{{R-TTT      |COSTPAIR|They're soft, but not in the middle.|APRICOTS}}
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{{R-letters|12|GHEIRTDEA|RIGHTED  |HEARTED  |GAITERED, GATHERED, HERITAGE*                 |52|60| 95}}
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{{R-letters|11|FINECMOWD|CONFIDE  |MOWED    |DEMONIC             |45|53| 87}}
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{{R-letters|13|TINUDLETX|UNTITLED |UNTITLED |                                               |60|68|103}}
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{{R-letters|12|GHEIRTDEA|RIGHTED  |HEARTED  |GAITERED, GATHERED, HERITAGE*|52|60| 95}}
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{{R-letters|13|TINUDLETX|UNTITLED |UNTITLED |                   |60|68|103}}
{{R-numbers|14|50|1|10|9|8|9| 897
{{R-numbers|14|50|1|10|9|8|9| 897
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|897|sol1=(9 + 9) × 50 - 10 + 8 - 1
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|897|sol1=(9 + 9) x 50 - 10 + 8 - 1
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|898                                                                                       |70|68|113}}
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|898
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{{R-conundrum|15|TOURFORCE|c2sol=FORECOURT|c2time=12                                       |70|78|123}}
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|70|68|113}}
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{{R-conundrum|15|TOURFORCE|c2sol=FORECOURT|c2time=12|70|78|123}}
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Revision as of 13:40, 10 May 2010

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Episode 3975 was broadcast on 21 November 2005, as part of Series 54.

Daniel Peake played Ray Oakley, with Ray Oakley winning 78 - 70. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Daniel Peake Score Ray Oakley Others Max.
1 YERTNOEPD ENTROPY 7 –  0 POETRY PENTODE*, PERENTY*, PORTEND, PRETEND*, RETYPED* 7
2 STLOASNIA STAINS 13 –  6 STAINS INSTALS*, SALINAS*, SOLATIA*, SONATAS, TONSILS* 14
3 ROMANMOEG MAROON 19 –  6 GNOME MONOGRAM, NOMOGRAM* 22
4 LSAUCBARE ABACUS 25 –  6 cablers ☓ CAESURAL 30
5 50 6 7 6 3 5 → 379 379 ☓ 25 – 16 379
(50 + 5) x 7 - 6


40
TTT SATINPOP Gives someone a job using their index finger. APPOINTS
6 JSRAESPOL SPEARS 31 – 22 SPARES REPOSALS* 48
7 TENIHSAZF FAINTS 31 – 29 HAZIEST FISHNET, HAFIZES*, ZANIEST, ZENITHS* 55
8 DSECROIDE SCORED 31 – 36 DISCORD DECIDERS, DECODERS, DESCRIED* 63
9 TISEMTOQP POTTIES 38 – 43 POTTIES MOPIEST*, STOMPIE*, TIPTOES 70
10 50 9 1 7 4 5 → 588 583 38 – 53 588
(7 + 5) x 50 - 9 - 4 + 1


80
TTT COSTPAIR They're soft, but not in the middle. APRICOTS
11 FINECMOWD CONFIDE 45 – 53 MOWED DEMONIC 87
12 GHEIRTDEA RIGHTED 52 – 60 HEARTED GAITERED, GATHERED, HERITAGE* 95
13 TINUDLETX UNTITLED 60 – 68 UNTITLED 103
14 50 1 10 9 8 9 → 897 897
(9 + 9) x 50 - 10 + 8 - 1
70 – 68 898


113
15 TOURFORCE 70 – 78 FORECOURT
(12 seconds)
123
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