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Episode 647

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Episode 647 was broadcast on 7 October 1987, as part of Series 14.

Jim Findlay played Ray Clements, with Jim Findlay winning 66 – 49. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Jim Findlay Score Ray Clements Others Max.
1 AWBSATORN BRAWNS 6 – 6 BRAWNS ABORTS*, AORTAS*, BARONS*, BATONS*, BOARTS*, BRANTS*, BROWNS*, BWANAS*, NAWABS*, ROWANS*, SONATA*, STROWN*, TABORS* 6
2 GSTEIEVDU VESTIGE 13 – 6 DIGEST EDGIEST, GUESTED* 13
3 MSBIOEDTS MODEST 19 – 12 BODIES MODISTES* 21
4 50 4 10 4 9 7 → 792 792
4 × 4 × 50 − (10 − 9 + 7)
29 – 22 792
(7 + 9) × 50 − (4 + 4)


31
5 NYVIAPHFL VAINLY 35 – 28 VAINLY FLAVIN*, HYALIN*, LINHAY* 37
6 NGBTIEADG DEBATING 43 – 36 DEBATING 45
7 NTRNIOATF INFANT 49 – 42 RATION INTRANT, FONTINA* 52
8 50 6 10 5 8 5 → 347 348
(5 ÷ 5 + 6) × 50 − (10 − 8)
56 – 49 348
(5 ÷ 5 + 6) × 50 − (10 − 8)

CV: 347 = (50 + 8) × 6 − 5 ÷ 5

62
9 ????????? ?????????
(? seconds)
66 – 49 72
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