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Episode 332

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Episode 332 was broadcast on 12 December 1985, and was the first quarter-final of Series 7.

Clive Freedman played Gary Franks, with Clive Freedman winning 63 – 19. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Clive Freedman Score Gary Franks Others Max.
1 VSJEMAATX MATES 5 – 5 EXAMS JETSAM, SAVATE* 6
2 ISWEGFYRD RIDGES 11 – 5 grised ☓ FRIDGES 13
3 TLHAOFRER FLOATER 18 – 12 FLOATER FARTHER*, FLOREAT*, LOATHER*, RATHOLE*, REALTOR*, REFLOAT*, RELATOR* 20
4 25 4 5 2 9 7 → 427 430
(9 + 7 + 2) × 25 − 4 × 5
25 – 12 425 ☓

CV: 427 = (9 + 7) × (25 + 2) − 5

30
5 UADSTPVUE UPDATES 32 – 12 dusted ☓ 37
6 TYASONTEL STATELY 39 – 12 TALONS TOSYLATE* 45
7 INQBADSEY BANDIES 46 – 19 BANDIES YANDIES* 52
8 25 50 3 2 5 9 → 985 984
(50 + 25) × (5 × 2 + 3) + 9
53 – 19 980

CV: 985 = (25 − 5) × 50 − 3 × 2 − 9

62
9 UUULOSERQ QUERULOUS
(1.5 seconds)
63 – 19 72
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