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obscurant

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adjective ob·scur·ant \äb-ˈskyu̇r-ənt, əb-\

Definition of obscurant

  1. :  tending to make obscure <obscurant language>

obscurant noun


1878

First Known Use of obscurant

1878

Variants of obscurant

or obscurantic play \ˌäb-skyə-ˈran-tik\

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