Episode 529

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Episode 529 was broadcast on 20 March 1987, as part of Series 11.

Steve Macdonald played Jim Deeney, with Jim Deeney winning 52 – 42. The Dictionary Corner guest was Richard Stilgoe, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Macdonald Score Jim Deeney Others Max.
1 DRTNOAENP PANDER 6 – 6 PANNED PATRONNE*, PRONATED 8
2 VMTNLUEIO moulten ☓ 6 – 12 MOTIVE INVOLUTE* 16
3 RSEAMPTIN STAINER 13 – 19 TAMPERS SPEARMINT* 34
4 50 3 1 9 8 2 → 256 256
(50 + 1) × (3 + 2) + 9 − 8
23 – 29 256
(50 + 1) × (3 + 2) + 9 − 8


44
5 JYVWNAERS WAVERS 29 – 35 ANSWER WYVERNS*, YAWNERS* 51
6 TRCSDIEIA DICIEST 36 – 35 SACRED CARDITIS* 59
7 FBMSXEIAT BEFITS 42 – 35 bamiest ☓ FIXATES 66
8 2 10 3 6 1 2 → 225 223 ☓ 42 – 42 221
(3 × 6 + 2 + 2) × 10 + 1

CV: 225 = ((10 + 2) × 6 + 2 + 1) × 3

76
9 CRIESYELP 42 – 52 PRECISELY
(5 seconds)
86
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