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:


The inland tourists were sequacious followers of the environmental movement and canonized groups such as Green Peace who aggressively worked to “save the whales”, so they applauded and barracked boisterously when a pod of minkes was spotted on their whale watching trip off the Isle of Mull, but they were revolted by the presence of a few whales beached on the shore whose carcasses were infested with bone-eating snot flower worms, not seeming to appreciate their role in the cycle of life.

(by wordgirl)


Sequacious students of translation, cease your barracking, for "bone-eating snot flower worm" is good enough a rendering of Osedax mucofloris, and that fanciful title is an apt way to canonize such an unusual creature.

(by Rudi)



The righteous monks, in a sequacious attempt to canonize their religion through the sacrifice of a heretic, spurred the townsfolk to barrack in a cacophony of outrage against the schismatic ethnographer - herself equally dismayed and amazed that her description of the local pious as so many ‘Osedax Mucofloris’ (bone-eating snot flower worms) would indeed induce them to confirm her unalloyed analysis.

(by A_Blade_Of_Grass)
The Quandary for Friday, November 02, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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