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 newspaper publisher’s wife had an implacable need for a child and was ready to adopt a baby, but she wanted to feel like a “real” mother and breastfeed, so she asked her husband’s factotum in the newsroom to write a tear-jerker of an article for the Sunday feuilleton, begging the readership-at-large for information about potential galactogogues.

(by wordgirl)


Remus (a factotum at the highly implacable and demanding Mayor Theodre Cramer's office by day and a bromatologist by the night) spent the icy and numbing nights in his lab, which was concealed below the mayor's office, researching the nutrient makeup of Diapress's recent range of artificial galactogogues in an ambitious attempt to expose cancer linkages--a revelation which, in the daily feuilleton, would bring down Diapress--Britain's leading Pharma.

(by diveeee)
The Quandary for Wednesday, February 06, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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