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Episode 920

From Countdown

Episode 920 was broadcast on 20 September 1989, as part of Series 18.

Brian Porter played Richard Evans, with Richard Evans winning 45 – 30. The Dictionary Corner guest was Dinah Sheridan, and the lexicographer was Freda Thornton.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Brian Porter Score Richard Evans Others Max.
1 DIZTUMODN dout ☓ 0 – 5 MOUNT OUTDID* 6
2 IEQSITRNS RESTS 0 – 13 SINISTER 14
3 LEICOKGTA clock ☓ 0 – 19 LOCKET ALOETIC, CATLIKE*, GELCOAT*, LOCKAGE*, OILCAKE* 21
4 50 75 1 3 3 9 → 738 741
(9 + 1) × 75 − 3 × 3
7 – 19 744

CV: 738 = (75 + 50 + 1 − 3) × (9 − 3)

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5 EUFLTNIWN FLUENT 13 – 25 FUTILE INFLUENT 39
6 RDONISNEP PONDERS 20 – 32 PENSION PRISONED 47
7 OASHGRBIS BRASH 20 – 38 GARISH ISOBARS 54
8 100 2 3 3 9 7 → 569 20 – 45 566
(2 + 3) × 100 + 7 × 9 + 3

CV: 569 = (2 × 100 − 9) × 3 − (7 − 4)

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9 aeelnprtv* PREVALENT
(29 seconds)
30 – 45 prelavent ☓
(25 seconds)
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