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obscure

(ŏb-skūr′) [L. obscurus, hide]
1. Hidden, indistinct, as the cause of a condition.
2. To make less distinct or to hide.
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Be that as it may, in true, a few normal obscure bits are parametric, for example, obscure brought about by moving at a consistent speed and out-of-center obscure [12].
I am being punished for not knowing this obscure point of law.
4 : not outstanding or famous <It was written by an obscure poet.
Our search included the key words capsule endoscopy, wireless capsule endoscopy, video capsule endoscopy, and obscure gastrointestinal bleeding.
Stone made a good deal of his reputation from dogged research and his relentless reading and pursuit of nuggets he found buried in the fine print of Federal Register notices and obscure Congressional committee reports.
Back then it must have been so weird that Michael Jackson wrote it and so obscure that it was broadcast in some forgotten language - Welsh, probably (I can say that, my girlf's Welsh).
Unleashing the Power of PR also debunks common myths that undercut the effectiveness of PR and obscure its real value.
The somewhat dramatic accounts of Einstein's five papers sometimes obscure the fact that it was not truly that sudden a leap which brought us face to face with a space-time continuum subtly curved to give rise to gravity.
He crooned obscure torch songs and introduced each volunteer warmly.
The last foot of the hose used to lie out in the open, so Dlugosh planted the thyme one fall to obscure it.
At such distances, the curvature of Earth can obscure whatever buildings and structures originally emitted the light.
Safe-T-First provides a non-electrical egress system that works low where smoke is less likely to obscure visibility.