Episode 778

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Episode 778 was broadcast on 18 July 1988, as part of Series 16.

Steve Williams played Paul Taylor, with Steve Williams winning 53 – 16. The Dictionary Corner guest was Sylvia Syms, and the lexicographer was Catherine Clarke.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Steve Williams Score Paul Taylor Others Max.
1 TCROIEVDA EVICTOR 7 – 0 TRIAD CAVORTED 8
2 KLNEIAWSN SWANLIKE 15 – 0 SINEW 16
3 TNGEIACGJ ACTING 21 – 6 GATING AGEING*, CAGING*, EATING*, INJECT*, JAGGIE*, TEAING* 22
4 100 2 10 3 8 8 → 374 374
3 × 100 + 8 × 8 + 10
31 – 6 376


32
5 HRLEOIDWF WHIRLED 38 – 6 FOILED WHORLED* 39
6 LTQAIESNS SALIENTS 46 – 6 SALIENT SALTINES* 47
7 MSROAOLNU MAROONS/AMOROUS 53 – 6 MORALS SOLANUM*, SOLUNAR*, SUNROOM*, UNMOORS*, UNMORAL* 54
8 50 9 4 10 3 5 → 571 53 – 6 570 ☓

CV: 571 = (50 + 5 + 3) × 10 − 9

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9 ATOPGRAPE 53 – 16 PROPAGATE
(6.5 seconds)
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