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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"Und so you see," the psychoanalyst said betraying a slight Viennese accent, "the patient initially presented as a misologue who mistakenly believed his reasoning ability was 'indigent' so to speak, but in time he developed a marked ├╝berkompensation, devoting himself to Applied Logic, a field in which he became an ostentatious success, noted for his solicitous attention to detail, and for adopting the cape, deerstalker hat, and magnifying glass of the famous fictional master of deduction, Sherlock Holmes--altogether a remarkable case history, gentlemen." (by mtc)
The Quandary for Friday, January 17, 2014 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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