Episode 545

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Episode 545 was broadcast on 13 April 1987, as part of Series 12.

Valerie Turner played Keith Albans, with Keith Albans winning 60 – 35. The Dictionary Corner guest was Bill Tidy, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Valerie Turner Score Keith Albans Others Max.
1 TNSIANVEG SEATING 7 – 7 TEASING ANTIGENS, GENTIANS*, VINTAGES 8
2 CSHOINVOC COINS 12 – 12 SONIC CHINOS*, CONCHS*, CONICS*, SHIVOO* 14
3 TNPEAXSUT unpaste ☓ 12 – 19 SEXTANT ATTUNES*, PATENTS*, PATTENS*, PEANUTS*, TAUTENS*, TETANUS, UPSTATE* 21
4 75 4 6 5 10 2 → 547 549 12 – 26 546
(6 + 2) × 75 − 5 × 10 − 4

CV: 547 = (75 − 6) × (10 − 2) − 5

31
5 NRFTEAIBE BANTER 18 – 26 terrain ☓ BENEFIT, BETAINE*, FAINTER*, RETINAE*, TRAINEE* 38
6 SMRAEDGIR MIRAGES 25 – 33 MARRIED ADMIRERS, ARMIGERS*, DISARMER*, MARRIEDS 46
7 STLWAOUFE FLOATS 25 – 40 FOULEST WASTEFUL 54
8 25 5 6 7 2 3 → 874 874
7 × 5 × 25 − (3 − 2)
35 – 50 874
7 × 5 × 25 − (3 − 2)


64
9 GAVEBLEET 35 – 60 VEGETABLE
(5 seconds)
74
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