Episode 122

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Episode 122 was broadcast on 29 November 1983, as part of Series 3.

Leonard Moore played Esther Byers, with Esther Byers winning 57 – 28. The Dictionary Corner guest was Ned Sherrin, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Leonard Moore Score Esther Byers Others Max.
1 IBEOZWABE BAIZE 5 – 0 BABE BAWBEE 6
2 VOTEBVUTA ABOUT 10 – 5 ABOUT ABOVE*, BEAUT*, BUTTE*, OVATE 11
3 RXSIUEWPI WIPERS 16 – 11 PIXIES SWIPER*, UPRISE* 17
4 75 7 5 6 1 9 → 330 329 16 – 21 330
?

Best: 330 = (75 − 9) × 5

27
5 EBYASRPLM MARBLES 23 – 28 PLAYERS LAMPREYS 35
6 TIGOSAERQ TIGERS 23 – 35 GORIEST AGISTER*, GAITERS, GOATIER*, GOITRES, STAGIER*, STORAGE* 42
7 KITUECMSE TUCKS 28 – 40 KITES MUCKIEST 50
8 75 10 4 7 6 8 → 199 28 – 47 201
?

CV: 199 = ?
Best: 199 = 8 × 6 × 4 + 7

60
9 ARTASCSCI satarics ☓
(27.5 seconds)
28 – 57 SARCASTIC
(28 seconds)
70
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