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Episode 450

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Episode 450 was broadcast on 20 October 1986, as part of Series 10.

Steven Leven played Paul Robson, with Paul Robson winning 59 – 29. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Junkin, and the lexicographer was Julia Swannell.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Stephen Leven Score Paul Robson Others Max.
1 CGRHAUEBG chugger ☓ 0 – 6 CHARGE BURGAGE*, GAUCHER 7
2 STRDOEKOE ROOTED 0 – 13 STROKED OERSTED*, ROOSTED, STOOKED*, TEREDOS* 14
3 HTLGRUAIU LAUGH 5 – 18 LAUGH ALRIGHT 21
4 100 2 5 6 1 8 → 350 350
100 ÷ 2 × (6 + 1)
15 – 28 350
100 ÷ 2 × (6 + 1)


31
5 NTMCOIENR COINER 15 – 35 MORTICE INTERCOM 39
6 AEOBRFTIS FAIREST 22 – 42 BOATERS BARITES*, BOASTER*, BOATIES*, BORATES*, FORTIES 46
7 DENVAIRBE INVADER 29 – 49 INVADER BANDIER*, BEADIER*, BEARDIE*, BENDIER, BRAINED, INBREED*, RAVENED*, RAVINED*, VERBENA* 53
8 10 2 5 6 4 6 → 822 29 – 49

Best: 820 = (6 × 6 + 5) × 10 × 2

60
9 REDUCEONQ 29 – 59 CONQUERED
(6 seconds)
70
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