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Definition of Obstruction
ObstructionObstruction Ob*struc"tion, n. [L. obstructio.]
1. The act of obstructing, or state of being obstructed.
2. That which obstructs or impedes; an obstacle; an
impediment; a hindrance.
A popular assembly free from obstruction. --Swift.
3. The condition of having the natural powers obstructed in
their usual course; the arrest of the vital functions;
To die, and go we know not where, To lie in cold
obstruction, and to rot. --Shak.
Syn: Obstacle; bar; barrier; impediment; clog; check;
Usage: Obstruction, Obstacle. The difference between
these words is that indicated by their etymology; an
obstacle is something standing in the way; an
obstruction is something put in the way. Obstacle
implies more fixedness and is the stronger word. We
remove obstructions; we surmount obstacles.
Disparity in age seems a greater obstacle to an
intimate friendship than inequality of fortune.
The king expected to meet with all the
obstructions and difficulties his enraged
enemies could lay in his way. --Clarendon.
Meaning of Obstruction from wikipedia
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- Bowel obstruction
, also known
as intestinal obstruction
, is a mechanical
or functional obstruction
of the intestines which prevents
- Airway obstruction
is a blockage
in the airway
the free flow of air. It can be broadly classified
into being either
of justice, in United States
jurisdictions, is a crime consisting
prosecutors, investigators, or other government
- mechanical obstruction
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- said that "technical or human
errors" may have also been involved. The obstruction occurred south
of the section
of the canal
that had two channels, so...
- Gastric outlet obstruction
(GOO) is a medical condition where there
is an obstruction
at the level
of the pylorus, which
is the outlet
of the stomach....
- The Five Obstructions
is a 2003 Danish
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by Lars von Trier
and Jørgen Leth. The film is conceived
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