Episode 1296

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Episode 1296 was broadcast on 13 August 1992, as part of Series 24.

Norman Christian played Gweni Sorokin, with Norman Christian winning 55 – 31. The Dictionary Corner guest was Philip Franks, and the lexicographer was Judy Pearsall.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Norman Christian Score Gweni Sorokin Others Max.
1 TVYEDOICL CLOYED 6 – 6 VIOLET VELOCITY 8
2 CHQIAADFU QUID 10 – 10 QUID QUAICH 14
3 RSTXIAESP expirates ☓ 10 – 18 PASTRIES PIASTRES*, TRAIPSES 22
4 100 3 6 10 5 4 → 376 376
4 × 100 − (10 + 6 + 5 + 3)
20 – 18 377


32
5 JVNFIAUTR UNFAIR 26 – 18 VAUNT NUTRIA 38
6 BSBAOCDPE SPACED 32 – 24 SOBBED SCABBED 45
7 TMGEIGODH HOGGED 38 – 24 moggied ☓ ETHMOID 52
8 25 9 5 8 2 10 → 992 991
8 ÷ 2 × 10 × 25 − 9
45 – 31 991
8 ÷ 2 × 10 × 25 − 9

CV: 992 = 5 × 8 × 25 − (10 − 2)

62
9 LARRYGULE REGULARLY
(3.5 seconds)
55 – 31 72
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