Episode 728

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Episode 728 was broadcast on 9 May 1988, as part of Series 15.

Dave Clapham played Keith Myerscough, with Dave Clapham winning 35 – 21. The Dictionary Corner guest was Derek Nimmo, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Dave Clapham Score Keith Myerscough Others Max.
1 UVEODFENI FEED 0 – 6 DEFINE DEVEIN*, ENDIVE*, ENVIED*, FONDUE*, FUNDIE*, INFEED*, VEINED*, VENDUE* 6
2 SNORAMFET MONSTER 7 – 6 MASTER FOREMAST, FORMANTS*, FORMATES*, MONSTERA*, RAFTSMEN*, SEAFRONT*, STOREMAN* 14
3 IACEJMANL MALICE 7 – 13 MANACLE CALAMINE 22
4 50 3 1 5 1 7 → 730 715 7 – 13 738 ☓

CV: 730 = (7 × 50 + 3 × 5) × (1 + 1)

32
5 TIAREDLVA VALIDATE 15 – 21 VALIDATE TRAVAILED 50
6 MRIAHASTE HASTIER 22 – 21 mashier ☓ HETAIRAS* 58
7 SAHLUTVIS VISTAS 28 – 21 SLUSH SALTISH*, SHIATSU*, SLAVISH, TAHSILS*, VISUALS* 65
8 25 9 7 2 4 8 → 994 993
(8 + 2) × 4 × 25 − 7
35 – 21 996

CV: 994 = ((4 + 7) × 9 + 25) × 8 + 2

75
9 BIGNATION 35 – 21 OBTAINING 85
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