Episode 1009

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Episode 1009 was broadcast on 10 July 1990, as part of Series 20.

Malti Vasudevan played Andrea Parker, with Andrea Parker winning 38 – 28. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Malti Vasudevan Score Andrea Parker Others Max.
1 RCROEKSAT ROCKETS 0 – 8 CROAKERS CREATORS, REACTORS, TRACKERS 8
2 RJVIEARTI TEAR 0 – 13 RIVET RIVIERA 15
3 PWMDAIAAQ PAID 4 – 17 MAID AAPA*, ADMI*, AIDA*, AMID*, DAMP, DWAM*, PAMA*, WADA*, WADI* 19
4 100 75 3 5 5 2 → 741 744
(5 + 5) × 75 − 3 × 2
11 – 17 742 ☓

CV: 741 = (100 + 2) × (5 + 3) − 75

29
5 LFSGLIEAL FLAILS 17 – 17 GALES ILLEGALS* 37
6 FRSTEAIOT TRAITS 23 – 23 TREATS ARTIEST*, ARTISTE, ATTIRES*, FAIREST*, FATTIER, FATTIES*, FITTERS*, FORTIES*, RATITES*, ROTATES*, STRIATE*, TASTIER, TITFERS*, TOASTER*, TOASTIE* 44
7 SCYEAOZCL CLOSE 28 – 28 LAZES CALYCES* 51
8 50 9 10 1 2 6 → 902 902 ☓ 28 – 38 902
(10 + 9 − 1) × 50 + 2


61
9 UGLYHINTS 28 – 38 UNSIGHTLY 71
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