Episode 1426

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Episode 1426 was broadcast on 19 August 1993, as part of Series 26.

Theresa McKeown played Margaret Irvine, with Theresa McKeown winning 45 – 41. The Dictionary Corner guest was Jenny Hanley, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Theresa McKeown Score Margaret Irvine Others Max.
1 RNATVEAWE WEAVER 6 – 6 WEAVER TAVERNA, VETERAN* 7
2 GBSAEENFS BEANS 11 – 11 BANGS BASES*, BEEFS*, BEGAN*, EASES*, FANES*, FANGS*, FEEBS*, FESSE*, GASES*, GEANS*, GENAE*, GENES*, SAFES*, SAGES*, SENES*, SENSA*, SENSE*, SNAGS* 12
3 LHAITKGER LIGHTER 18 – 18 LIGHTER LITHARGE 20
4 6 8 1 5 4 1 → 984 962 18 – 18

CV: 984 = ((5 × 6 + 1) × 4 − 1) × 8

30
5 TYABOAVLC COBALT 24 – 24 COBALT LAVABO 36
6 SPETDAIPM STAMPED 31 – 24 PASTED DAMPEST*, MISDATE*, PASTIME 43
7 DCSAIEYRN CANDIES 38 – 31 CANDIES CYANIDES 51
8 50 5 1 9 8 2 → 922 923
2 × 9 × (50 + 1) + 5
45 – 31 914

CV: 922 = (2 × 50 + 1) × 9 + 8 + 5

61
9 BLAMEBOZO 45 – 41 BAMBOOZLE
(2 seconds)
71
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