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 young scholar, having flunked miserably out of veterinary school, found a consolatory avocation in the practice of amateur otorhinolaryngology, and spent many a merry evening ransacking with scalpel and forceps the upper respiratory tracts of his "patients", whom he met while skulking on paths in the fens and along the riverside, and whom he lured back to his chambers with the promise of something strong to drink. (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Saturday, June 22, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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