/ (ˌɒbmjuːˈtɛsəns) /
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archaic persistent silence
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Derived forms of obmutescenceobmutescent, adjective
Word Origin for obmutescence
C17: from Latin obmūtescere to become mute
Words nearby obmutescence
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