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Pronunciation: ob'fus-ka'shun


  1. Rendering something dark or obscure.
  2. A deliberate attempt to confuse or to prevent understanding.

[L. ob-fusco, pp. -atus, to darken, fr. fuscus, dark, tawny]

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