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 judge decided to amerce Samuel for being uppity, knowing full well that he was cash poor, but due to the largesse of a local Quaker woman, he was able to return to his small farm, where he continued his study of onomastics by copying names from his Bible and also practiced writing the letters of the alphabet; however, being both unschooled and creative, he wrote in a form of boustrophedon, right to left and left to right, in the same way that he plowed his fields.

(by wordgirl)

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Ms. Perkins was not amused by young Timothy's gag of writing his essay on Ancient Greece in the alternating fashion of boustrophedon, so she amerced him ten points, but because she was not particularly skilled at onomastics, she extracted the fine from another student's transcript, while granting Timothy a largesse that was not due to him.

(by Rudi)
The Quandary for Saturday, February 02, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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