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Engelsk navneord: obstruction

1. obstruction (om genstand) any structure that makes progress difficult

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)impediment, impedimenta, obstructer, obstructor

Mindre specifikke termerconstruction, structure

Mere specifikke termerbar, barrier, block, blockade, blockage, closure, encumbrance, hinderance, hindrance, hitch, incumbrance, interference, obstacle, occlusion, preventative, preventive, stop, stoppage, tumbler

2. obstruction (om tilstand) the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blockage

Mindre specifikke termerphysical condition, physiological condition, physiological state

Mere specifikke termerileus, intestinal obstruction, tamponade, tamponage

3. obstruction (om erkendelse) something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLack of imagination is an obstacle to one's advancement.
The poverty of a district is an obstacle to good education.
The filibuster was a major obstruction to the success of their plan.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)obstacle

Mindre specifikke termerbalk, baulk, check, deterrent, handicap, hinderance, hindrance, impediment

Mere specifikke termerbarrier, hang-up, hitch, hurdle, roadblock, rub, snag, stymie, stymy

4. obstruction (om handling) the act of obstructing

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningObstruction of justice.

Mindre specifikke termerhinderance, hindrance, interference

Mere specifikke termerblockage, closure, obstruction of justice, occlusion, stall, stalling

5. obstruction (om handling) getting in someone's way

Mindre specifikke termermaneuver, manoeuvre, play

Mere specifikke termerblock, blocking, check

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