obtusion

[ ŏb-tōōzhən ]

n.

The dulling or deadening of awareness or sensibility.

Nearby words

  1. oodles,
  2. oof,
  3. oogamete,
  4. oogamous,
  5. oogamy,
  6. oogenetic,
  7. oogonium,
  8. ooh,
  9. ookinesis,
  10. ookinete


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