Episode 1212

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Episode 1212 was broadcast on 17 January 1992, as part of Series 23.

Dennis Edgson played Paul Perriman, with Paul Perriman winning 52 – 46. The Dictionary Corner guest was Tim Rice, and the lexicographer was Judy Pearsall.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dennis Edgson Score Paul Perriman Others Max.
1 HCRUADSEI CRUSADE 7 – 7 CRUSHED RACHIDES* 8
2 TNOIPTEOS POTIONS 14 – 14 OPTIONS NEPOTIST, SPITTOON* 16
3 DTBAILPEO PILOTED 21 – 21 TABLOID PETALOID 24
4 75 5 6 4 2 6 → 422 420 21 – 28 423
5 × 75 + 6 × 2 × 4

CV: 422 = (75 − 5) × 6 + 2

34
5 TWJAINXCE WINCE 26 – 28 jacent ☓ INEXACT 41
6 KSNAIRSEA airness ☓ 26 – 34 SNAKES ASKARIS*, KAISERS, KINASES*, RESKINS*, SARNIES, SINKERS*, SNAKIER 48
7 LNIORTGSE REGIONS 26 – 42 STERLING GENITORS*, RETINOLS, RINGLETS, TRIGONES* 56
8 75 5 10 1 7 7 → 548 548
75 × 7 + 10 + 7 + 5 + 1
36 – 52 548
75 × 7 + 10 + 7 + 5 + 1


66
9 EARTHCLAD CATHEDRAL
(7.25 seconds)
46 – 52 76
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