Episode 210

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Episode 210 was broadcast on 19 November 1984, as part of Series 5.

Ken Yates played Robert Violett, with Robert Violett winning 49 – 23. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Yvonne Warburton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Ken Yates Score Robert Violett Others Max.
1 TENIGAXFO FOXING 6 – 6 EATING FETING*, FIXATE*, TAXING, TEAING*, TOEING* 6
2 SJAGVISEH GASHES 12 – 12 SHAVES GEISHAS, VISAGES* 13
3 ORGUVOTLA GROUT 17 – 17 VAULT GALOOT*, OVULAR*, RAGOUT*, TORULA*, VALOUR*, VULGAR 19
4 75 1 1 7 5 9 → 695 698 17 – 24 694
9 × 75 + (1 + 1) × 7 + 5

CV: 695 = (75 + 1) × 9 + 7 + 5 − 1

29
5 YISBLENIJ ISLE 17 – 29 LINES BYLINES 36
6 FOBEKILCT TICKLE 23 – 35 FICKLE FETLOCK* 43
7 NABSEVCOK BEANS 23 – 42 BEACONS BECKONS* 50
8 25 1 7 5 10 2 → 565 560 23 – 49 562
(10 + 1) × 2 × 25 + 7 + 5

CV: 565 = (2 × 25 + 7) × 10 − 5

60
9 USONTCRTC 23 – 49 CONSTRUCT 70
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