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obscurantism

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishobscurantismob‧scu‧ran‧tis‧m /ˌɒbskjəˈræntɪzəm $ ˌɑːb-/ noun [uncountable] formal  CLEAR/EASY TO UNDERSTANDthe practice of deliberately stopping ideas and facts from being knownobscurantist adjective
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obscurantismBut it has the disadvantage of confusion and obscurantism.Hitherto this has led to some allegations in the Press about Whitehall obscurantism but little interest or pressure in Parliament itself.
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