obtusion

noun
ob·​tu·​sion | \ äbˈt(y)üzhən \
plural -s

Definition of obtusion

: a blunting or a condition of being blunted

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History and Etymology for obtusion

Late Latin obtusion-, obtusio, from Latin obtusus (past participle of obtundere) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Obtusion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/obtusion. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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