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obtrusion

[uh b-troo-zhuh n] /əbˈtru ʒən/
noun
1.
the act of obtruding.
2.
something obtruded.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; < Late Latin obtrūsiōn- (stem of obtrūsiō), equivalent to Latin obtrūs(us) (obtrūd(ere) to obtrude + tus past participle suffix, with dt > s) + -iōn- -ion
Related forms
obtrusionist, noun
preobtrusion, noun
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obtrusion

n.

1570s, from Latin obtrusionem (nominative obtrusio), noun of action from past participle stem of obtrudere (see obtrude).

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