obfuscate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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obfuscateverb [T]

uk   /ˈɒb.fʌs.keɪt/  us   /ˈɑːb.fə.skeɪt/ formal
to make something less ​clear and ​harder to ​understand, ​especiallyintentionally: She was ​criticized for using ​arguments that obfuscated the ​mainissue.
noun [U] uk   /ˌɒb.fʌsˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌɑːb.fəˈskeɪ-/
They ​accused the White House of ​obstruction and obfuscation.
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