Episode 942

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Episode 942 was broadcast on 5 January 1990, as part of Series 19.

John Cruickshank played Felicity Brown, with Felicity Brown winning 41 – 26. The Dictionary Corner guest was Carol Thatcher, and the lexicographer was Della Thompson.

Rounds

Rnd Selection John Cruickshank Score Felicity Brown Others Max.
1 LDVEIATSE detest ☓ 0 – 8 DEVIATES SEDATIVE 8
2 BSRLIIEUY BRUISE 6 – 14 BUSILY RISIBLE, RISIBLY* 15
3 NMLRAUESA mauser ☓ 6 – 14 maulers ☓ MENSURAL*, NUMERALS 23
4 9 3 10 7 1 8 → 950 6 – 14 900

CV: 950 = ((9 + 3) × 8 − 1) × 10

33
5 DGLQEIZAV GLAZED 12 – 14 VALID GLAIVE, VAILED* 39
6 WPTSEIOMT POTTIES 19 – 21 POTTIES MOPIEST*, STEWPOT*, STOMPIE*, TIPTOES 46
7 CRSLNEAAC LANCERS 26 – 21 CLEANS ARSENAL*, CANCELS, CANCERS, CARCASE*, LACCASE* 53
8 50 4 10 7 5 3 → 685 26 – 31 685
(10 + 3) × 50 + 7 × 5


63
9 eefgilnnu* 26 – 41 UNFEELING
(5 seconds)
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