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 governor hired a gnomist to update aphorisms pertaining to state business, and he cleverly pronounced that having a soothsayer to augur the future was a position that should be superannuated or filled with someone more useful, until a prognosticated warning about the stench of sulfurous fumes near capitol was ignored to the peril of all who worked there.

 

(by wordgirl)
The Quandary for Monday, June 02, 2014 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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