Episode 966

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Episode 966 was broadcast on 8 February 1990, as part of Series 19.

Neil Collins played Linda Keen, with Linda Keen winning 60 – 39. The Dictionary Corner guest was Lance Percival, and the lexicographer was Simon Mason.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Neil Collins Score Linda Keen Others Max.
1 SLJUANSEW SWANS 0 – 7 UNSEALS JAWLESS*, SENSUAL* 7
2 VFPEAPROX PROVE 5 – 12 PAPER APPROVE 14
3 NRTEILRUD untiled ☓ 5 – 17 UNDER INTRUDER 22
4 100 5 10 4 3 1 → 976 976
10 × 100 − (5 × 4 + 3 + 1)
15 – 27 976
10 × 100 − (5 + 1) × 4


32
5 DTEISYELR RESTYLED 23 – 27 DRIEST YIELDERS* 40
6 DSHOETWIF SHOWED 23 – 34 SHIFTED FOISTED, HOISTED 47
7 AUACCSSOR ACROSS 29 – 40 ACROSS CURACAOS 55
8 75 2 7 10 4 2 → 131 131
(75 − 10) × 2 + 7 − 4 − 2
39 – 50 131
75 × 2 − (10 + 7 + 2)


65
9 aaeilnstt* 39 – 60 TANTALISE
(4 seconds)
75
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