Obtrusionist \Ob*tru"sion*ist\, n. One who practices or excuses obtrusion. [R.] --Gent. Mag. [1913 Webster]

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  • obtrusion — obtrusionist, n. /euhb trooh zheuhn/, n. 1. the act of obtruding. 2. something obtruded. [1570 80; < LL obtrusion (s. of obtrusio), equiv. to L obtrus(us) (obtrud(ere) to OBTRUDE + tus ptp. suffix, with dt > s) + ion ION] * * * …   Universalium

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