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

Attempts to resolve the Quandary:


Expertise in otorhinolaryngology can help one avulse any zoomorphic being (not just people) from the jaws of ear, nose and throat-related diseases, returning said being to eudemonia, where happiness and a sense of well-being prevail.

(by QuaQua)



Eudemonia was restored to the Philadelphia zoo’s favorite exhibit after Big G, a popular zoomorphic local resident who performed with the captive elephants, had a successful veterinary otorhinolaryngology procedure to repair his trunk, which was avulsed when he tried to join the elephant act by standing on his head and had his snout inadvertently trod upon by one of the great beasts.

(by wordgirl)


With his tiny hands helping me in avulsing the top portion of the carton, my son's excitement turned into sadness as he found inside only the obnoxious looking books on otorhinolaryngology, but he sprung back into a state of eudemonia as he eventually discovered, deep inside the carton, his favorite comic books with colorful zoomorphic characters.

(by jayved)
The Quandary for Thursday, March 29, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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