Episode 1246

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Episode 1246 was broadcast on 5 March 1992, as part of Series 23.

Gill Meason played Rodney Crawshaw, with Rodney Crawshaw winning 45 – 35, after a tie-break conundrum. The Dictionary Corner guest was Norman Painting, and the lexicographer was Judy Pearsall.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Gill Mason Score Rodney Crawshaw Others Max.
1 RSMAOIDLA modals ☓ 0 – 6 MOLARS ADMIRALS*, DIORAMAS 8
2 HPWOAFCOL FOCAL 5 – 11 ALOOF HOOPLA*, LOOFAH* 14
3 NPYEOILGT TINGLY 11 – 17 TINGLE ELOPING, INEPTLY*, LENTIGO*, PELTING, YELPING* 21
4 75 2 9 10 5 8 → 401 402
8 × 5 × 10 + 2
18 – 17 401 ☓

CV: 401 = 5 × 75 + 2 × 9 + 8

31
5 ZSAEICTGD STAGED 24 – 23 STAGED AGISTED*, CAGIEST, DACITES* 38
6 KBVIEIDSW BIDES 29 – 28 DIVES BIKIES*, SKIVED, SWIVED* 44
7 GNTUOEQNX TONGUE 35 – 28 QUOTE GUENON* 50
8 25 8 1 3 1 10 → 714 711 ☓ 35 – 35 710
(3 + 1) × 25 × (8 − 1) + 10

CV: 714 = (25 + 10 − 1) × 3 × (8 − 1)

60
9 YEOVILSUN 35 – 35 ENVIOUSLY 70
TB CAKEBLEND 35 – 45 BLACKENED
(5.5 seconds)
70
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