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abstruseness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abstruseness  \Ab*struse"ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  of  being  abstruse;  difficulty  of  apprehension. 
  --Boyle. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  abstruseness 
  n  1:  the  quality  of  being  unclear  or  abstruse  and  hard  to 
  understand  [syn:  {obscureness},  {obscurity},  {reconditeness}] 
  [ant:  {clarity}] 
  2:  wisdom  that  is  recondite  and  abstruse  and  profound;  "the 
  anthropologist  was  impressed  by  the  reconditeness  of  the 
  native  proverbs"  [syn:  {reconditeness},  {abstrusity},  {profoundness}, 
  {profundity}] 




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