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blur

verb

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1 to make (something) unclear to the understanding
  • an article for the layman that blurs the distinction between the two kinds of cholesterol

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2 to make dark, dim, or indistinct
  • evening shadows blurred the view of the valley from the overlook

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blur

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The first known use of blur was in 1519

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“Blur.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blur. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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