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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So said I to the alphitomancer: "As you pour more and more barley out of your bag onto the table, it starts to spill off in a vicious circle of Malthusian unsustainability - time to move to a more capacious table if you want to get any actual predictions done."

(by Elijah Shiffer)
The Quandary for Saturday, November 29, 2014 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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