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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  • #5175 submitted 09/11/2013: confrere, in memoriam, respite, ikat

    Such was the beauty of Yamanaka Hitoshi's craft of ikat weaving that when he passed away, his closer confreres donated to his hometown an ikat of their own creation, in memoriam, which depicted him in a rare moment of respite.

  • #5168 submitted 09/06/2013: tycoon, munificent, fomite, gingham

    It is high time we had a conversation with the clothing tycoon, Mr Maddocks, regarding his admittedly munificent donations of gingham shirts which, for some reason, serve as ideal fomites for influenza and seem to be spreading the virus to the local populace.

  • #5166 submitted 09/05/2013: kamikaze, canard, etiolate, habiliment

    I found myself on a kamikaze rampage through the dye-making company's headquarters after their blatant canard promoting their dyes led to the ruination of some of my most opulent habiliments; however, I was quite etiolated when the CEO reacted to my blustering, saying "Sir, this is quite clearly a bank".

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