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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Frondescence alone could not conceal the daimio's ant-like body, so the fearless samurai, perceiving in the hedge the demon chief of the underworld, struck and severed the hexapod's salient rear legs. 

(by CaptainVanity)

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The daimio was a cruel overlord, the salient feature of his rule being the bloody sword, but he was brought low by a wee hexapod buzzing among the blooms and frondescence in the field where he paused to discuss strategy with his henchmen who were waiting to brutalize an impoverished hard-working farmer who owed back taxes, for after swatting the tiny creature, he perished from an anaphylactic reaction to the sting.

 

(by wordgirl)
The Quandary for Monday, December 05, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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