Episode 752

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Episode 752 was broadcast on 10 June 1988, and was the second quarter-final of Series 15.

Frances Rush played Dick Green, with Dick Green winning 75 – 65. The Dictionary Corner guest was Gyles Brandreth, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Frances Rush Score Dick Green Others Max.
1 PCTKOAETV POCKET 6 – 6 OCTAVE/POCKET/PACKET CAVETTO 7
2 GWNIAYFKU FAKING 12 – 12 FAKING FUNKIA*, WAKING, YAWING* 13
3 RQCREOOGW GROCER/GROWER 18 – 18 GROCER/GROWER REGROW* 19
4 25 6 5 4 10 9 → 172 171
6 × 25 + 5 × 4 + 10 − 9
25 – 25 171
6 × 25 + 5 × 4 + 10 − 9

CV: 172 = (25 + 4) × 6 − 10 ÷ 5

29
5 TMIEGDISN DEMISTING 43 – 43 DEMISTING 47
6 LYTDAIUYN DAINTY 49 – 49 UNTIDY DUALITY 54
7 KGEIDEBGN BEGGED 55 – 55 BEGGED KEDGING* 61
8 50 10 5 7 1 9 → 964 964
(50 + 1) × (10 + 9) − 5
65 – 65 964
(50 + 1) × (10 + 9) − 5


71
9 RIGSCONCH 65 – 75 SCORCHING
(3.75 seconds)
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