Episode 154

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Episode 154 was broadcast on 8 May 1984, as part of Series 4.

Clinton Rae played Robert Richland, with Clinton Rae winning 44 – 38. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Clinton Rae Score Robert Richland Others Max.
1 DRSOLIJEF SOLDIER 7 – 7 SOLDIER FOLDERS*, SOLIDER* 7
2 NOLTABCIE COBALT 13 – 7 noticable ☓ ACONITE*, BOTANIC*, CABINET, ELATION*, LECTION*, NOTABLE* 14
3 BSICARWEN ANSWER 19 – 13 SCRIBE CARBINES, CRABWISE* 22
4 25 10 4 10 3 3 → 771 775 19 – 20 772
10 × 3 × 25 + 10 + 4 × 3

CV: 771 = (10 × 25 + 4 + 3) × 3

32
5 DSIBOIMTE BODIES 25 – 26 BODIES MODISTE* 39
6 LNGUNEBIO LOUNGE 31 – 32 OBLIGE BLUEING*, IGNOBLE* 46
7 PREIGDGEW DIGGER 37 – 38 DIGGER PIGWEED* 53
8 25 5 8 10 7 4 → 663 660
4 × 25 × 7 − 5 × 8
44 – 38 640

CV: 661 Best: 663 = (5 + 4) × 7 × 10 + 8 + 25

63
9 CCKOLSIEW 44 – 38 CLOCKWISE 73
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