Episode 1856

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Episode 1856 was broadcast on 10 October 1996, and was the second quarter-final of Group A in the Supreme Championship.

Dick Green played Fiona Davies, with Dick Green winning 56 – 35. The Dictionary Corner guest was Nigel Rees, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dick Green Score Fiona Davies Others Max.
1 VTEAMULAF VALUATE 7 – 0 AFLAME 7
2 DNPUEIKTN PUNNET 13 – 6 UNKIND DUNITE*, INDENT*, INTEND*, NUDNIK*, PINKED*, PINNED*, PUNDIT, PUNNED*, PUNTED*, TENPIN*, TINNED*, TUNNED*, UNDINE*, UNIPED*, UNITED*, UNKEPT*, UNKNIT*, UNTIED* 13
3 DPEOHSEGO HEDGES 19 – 12 DEPOSE SHEEPDOG 21
4 5 7 3 8 8 9 → 782 780 19 – 19 783
((5 − 3 + 8) × 8 + 7) × 9

CV: 782 = (9 + 8) × (5 × 7 + 8 + 3)

31
5 YEWSGOEFN FOGEYS 25 – 19 GOWNS 37
6 CXOALURNO CORONA 31 – 25 UNCOOL CORNUAL*, CORONAL* 44
7 LRZLUEIJY JELLY 36 – 25 YELL ILLER*, RILLE* 49
8 100 7 10 3 6 6 → 721 721
(100 + 3) × 7
46 – 35 721
(100 + 3) × 7


59
9 TENNERTIP PERTINENT
(1.5 seconds)
56 – 35 69
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