Episode 1233

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Episode 1233 was broadcast on 17 February 1992, as part of Series 23.

Phil Jordan played Alan Roberts, with Phil Jordan winning 37 – 24. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jan Harvey, and the lexicographer was Richard Samson.

NOTE: Alan's declaration of PURLINED in round 5 should have been disallowed, as it is not explicitly mentioned in the COD8, so the final score should have been 43 – 16.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Phil Jordan Score Alan Roberts Others Max.
1 HZLTSOEAR LOATHES 7 – 0 HOARSE LOATHERS, RATHOLES* 8
2 DGLKIOADH GOLD 11 – 4 GILD HIDALGO 15
3 MTRPEOIGW PERMIT 17 – 10 PERMIT GOITRE*, IMPORT*, MOPIER*, PEROGI* 21
4 9 3 1 4 2 4 → 313 316 ☓ 17 – 10

CV: 313 = (9 × 4 + 3) × 4 × 2 + 1

31
5 LTDPEIURN PUNDIT 17 – 18 PURLINED** UNDERLIP* 39
6 CLRNDIEAI CINDER 23 – 24 ECLAIR ACRIDINE*, IRENICAL 47
7 SCPMSEALU SAMPLES 30 – 24 CLAMPS CAMPUSES, CAPSULES* 55
8 25 1 3 10 5 8 → 673 674
(3 × 10 − (8 − 5)) × 25 − 1
37 – 24 674 ☓

CV: 673 = (8 + 1) × 3 × 25 − 10 ÷ 5

65
9 ZEROGENIC 37 – 24 RECOGNIZE 75
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