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abstruseness (s) (noun), abstrusenesses (pl)
1. The quality of being unclear and hard to understand; obscureness: The abstruseness of the economist when he was speaking at the forum about the economic situation was confusing his audience.
2. Wisdom that is recondite (little known; obscure), difficult to comprehend, and profound; The university students were confused by the professor's abstrusenesses in some of his lectures about philosophical and religious beliefs and practices.
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