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Episode 882

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Episode 882 was broadcast on 28 July 1989, as part of Series 18.

Derek Stuart-Clark played John Gough-Cooper, with Derek Stuart-Clark winning 49 – 37. The Dictionary Corner guest was Simon Williams, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Derek Stuart-Clark Score John Gough-Cooper Others Max.
1 OIRDGRENO RINGED 6 – 0 RIDGE ORDERING, RODEOING* 8
2 SDGIENVIO DIVING 6 – 8 DEVISING INDIGOES*, VIDEOING*, VISIONED* 16
3 EUISGNNOJ ENSUING 13 – 8 USING JONESING* 24
4 100 50 8 3 8 2 → 462 461 13 – 18 462
(8 − 3) × (100 − 8) + 2


34
5 IATHNSUOG OUSTING 20 – 18 shutting ☓ HOUTINGS*, SHOUTING, SOUTHING* 42
6 CVRLIEADI VARIED 26 – 24 DERAIL LARVICIDE*, VERIDICAL* 60
7 MMHUIXRUI HUM 29 – 27 MIX RUMI* 64
8 75 1 7 3 2 7 → 375 375
(2 + 3) × 75
39 – 37 375
(2 + 3) × 75


74
9 aghilnpty* PLAYTHING
(2 seconds)
49 – 37 84
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