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English definition of “obstructionism”

obstructionism

noun [U]     /əbˈstrʌk.ʃən.ɪ.zəm/ formal disapproving
the act of intentionally stopping or slowing down an official processUnhelpful and Uncooperative obstructionist     /-ɪst/ adjective obstructionist policies/tacticsUnhelpful and Uncooperative
(Definition of obstructionism noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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