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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Despite the many redactions in Guantanamo detainee Slahi’s memoir, through his reasoned voice, the reader understands how the detail-documenting leviathan that is the US government’s bureaucracy could create such a Kafkaesque mess-up in its ratiocination as to why it was torturing him as a top terrorist: it was simply held captive to a treeness logic of guilt by tenuous association that looked nice on a chart but was fatuous.

(by Shortscribe)


Holmes had devised a trick to render himself invisible -- and remember,  he had the frame of a leviathan -- to his enemies, be they man or beast, even when he was standing in an open field:  using his intense powers of ratiocination, he deduced and internalized the very essence of treeness, to the point that his impersonation of a Japanese maple over a two-day period was deemed a complete success, barring one embarrassing encounter with a hound that necessitated a redaction in the published account of his adventure.  (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Friday, May 03, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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