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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Getting in someone's way; The act of blocking; Any structure that makes progress difficult; Something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted; The state of being blocked.

Usage examples (41)
  • The most common signs and symptoms were abdominal pain and obstruction of the intestine.
  • The filibuster was a major obstruction to the success of their plan
  • obstruction of justice
  • All the obstruction is getting old .. fragile mind for more
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