Episode 984

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Episode 984 was broadcast on 6 March 1990, as part of Series 19.

Keith Gorst played Michael Wareham, with Michael Wareham winning 52 – 20. The Dictionary Corner guest was Simon Williams, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Keith Gorst Score Michael Wareham Others Max.
1 TYKIAETRS SITTER 0 – 7 STREAKY SKITTERY* 8
2 GLCOAILVA GLACIAL 7 – 14 LOGICAL ALOGICAL* 16
3 RDLOIEWST WORDIEST 15 – 14 TROWELS ROWDIEST* 24
4 50 25 1 7 9 5 → 270 267 15 – 21 268
5 × 50 + 25 − 7

CV: 270 = (9 + 1) × (25 + 7 − 5)

34
5 NVPIOCNEO VINE 15 – 28 CONNIVE 41
6 SGQAUAPFO AQUAS 20 – 28 GASP PAUAS*, POUFS*, QUAGS* 46
7 RTPIEADDC PARTED 20 – 35 PREDICT DIPTERA*, PARETIC*, PICRATE*, PIRATED 53
8 25 9 3 7 8 3 → 492 20 – 42 493
(9 + 8 + 3) × 25 − 7

CV: 492 = (9 × 3 − 7) × 25 − 8

63
9 adeenrruw* 20 – 52 UNDERWEAR
(4 seconds)
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