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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The market for locally-grown predial stuffs, notably maize and broccoli, collapsed holus-bolus, to the extent that the agent's customary hebdomadal visits suddenly reduced to a perfunctory monthly telephone call, with subsidised imports clearly being the latest cynosure.

(by Et Seqq)

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"Does this phone have a predial feature, where you can dial a number ahead of time?" asked Franz (for he had altogether failed--as he did on a hebdomadal basis--to perceive the true meaning of the word "predial," even as a man fails, holus-bolus, despite repeated viewings, to perceive the existence of the North Star, that great scintillating cynosure in the sky). (by saintdufus)
The Quandary for Saturday, August 13, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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