Episode 1718

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Episode 1718 was broadcast on 1 January 1996, as part of Series 31.

Janet Wilding played Glyn Wigley, with Glyn Wigley winning 60 – 56. The Dictionary Corner guest was Geoffrey Durham, and the lexicographer was Mark Nyman.

This was the first episode to feature the COD9 as the dictionary used in the Corner. It also introduced the short-lived "extra intensity" clock music.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Janet Wilding Score Glyn Wigley Others Max.
1 SQOATGUCI QUOTAS 6 – 0 SQUAT ACQUITS*, AGOUTIS 7
2 DLGRAEINS DEALINGS 14 – 8 READINGS DRAGLINES 25
3 RATNOWZAB BARON 19 – 13 ABORT ABRAZO* 31
4 100 3 7 8 10 8 → 831 831
8 × 100 + 3 × 10 + 8 − 7
29 – 23 831
8 × 100 + 3 × 10 + 8 − 7


41
5 DTYFIEASR RAISED 35 – 29 FADERS ASTRIDE, DEFRAYS*, DIETARY*, DISRATE*, FAIREST, SATYRID*, STRAFED*, STRAYED*, TIRADES* 48
6 SDOELHORG LODGERS 42 – 36 HOLDERS DOGSHORE* 56
7 RVSLAEUPE VALUERS 49 – 43 REPEALS PLEASURE, REVALUES*, SERPULAE 64
8 50 6 8 10 9 5 → 726 724
(8 + 6) × 50 + 9 + 5 + 10
56 – 50 724
(9 + 5) × 50 + 6 + 8 + 10

CV: 726 = (10 + 5) × 50 − (9 − 6) × 8

74
9 ICINGDOLL 56 – 60 COLLIDING
(3.25 seconds)
84


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