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abstrusely (adverb); more abstrusely, most abstrusely
1. Pertaining to how something is difficult to understand: Bruce's essay about climate changes was abstrusely difficult to comprehend except by an expert weather specialist.
2. Regarding how something is done in a concealed way: Sally abstrusely designed secret pockets in the jacket she was making so the one who wore it could hide cash and small valuables without anyone else being aware of it.
3. Concerning how a subject matter is difficult to be comprehended or understood, as opposed to what is obvious: Jeremy's theory seems to be that the more abstrusely he writes the more famous he will become.
This entry is located in the following units: a-, ab-, abs- (page 12) trud-, -trude, trus-, -trusion (page 1)