Episode 915

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Episode 915 was broadcast on 13 September 1989, as part of Series 18.

Diane Pratesi played Christopher Quartermaine, with Diane Pratesi winning 59 – 34. The Dictionary Corner guest was Clement Freud, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Diane Pratesi Score Chris Quartermaine Others Max.
1 XNBIEIDRC BINDER 6 – 6 BINDER BIRDIE*, BRIDIE*, BRINED*, CINDER, DICIER*, INBRED*, IRENIC*, REBIND* 6
2 NSOTEISRN TENSIONS 14 – 6 NOSIEST INTONERS* 14
3 YGNUOIPNG PONGING 21 – 6 pongy ☓ 21
4 75 10 8 6 5 1 → 578 578 ☓ 21 – 6

CV: 578 = 75 × 8 − 6 − 5 − 10 − 1

31
5 RCVAEDIFE ADVICE 27 – 12 CRAVED DEFACER*, REFACED* 38
6 TGWOIDUZR GROUT 32 – 17 GROUT GODWIT*, TURGID 44
7 NAISPGOSD SOAPING 39 – 24 DOSSING DOGNAPS*, PASSING*, PASSION*, PONGIDS*, SPADING* 51
8 10 10 9 8 4 1 → 133 133
(9 + 4) × 10 + 10 − 8 + 1
49 – 34 133
(10 + 4) × 10 − (8 − 1)


61
9 JIMGEDDUS MISJUDGED
(10 seconds)
59 – 34 71
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