Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

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In the stifling library annexe, heads deep-bowed over ancient tomes, a drudge of lexicographers gave vent to no more than a suppressed susurration of dissatisfaction as Dr. Sacheverel Sod, his mind unhinged these many years, mouthed a rare Saxon expletive, clutched at a clump of rank air, then suddenly reeled away from the table to assay the vertiginous ascent of the rickety stairs to the Psephology stacks, eliciting from Professor Joad the customary titter 'the poor old sod is voting with his feet again, I see'. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Saturday, May 28, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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