obturar

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obturar (first-person singular present obturo, past participle obturat)

  1. to block
    • 2002, Albert Sánchez Piñol, chapter 1, in La pell freda, La Campana:
      Només aquella mar freda, com sempre, obturada per núvols distants.
      Only that cold sea, as always, blocked by distant clouds.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin obtūrāre, present active infinitive of obtūrō. Compare the doublet aturar.

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obturar (first-person singular present indicative obturo, past participle obturado)

  1. to block, clog, obturate

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin obtūrāre, present active infinitive of obtūrō. Compare the doublet atorar, borrowed from Old Occitan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /obtuˈɾaɾ/, [oβt̪uˈɾaɾ]

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obturar (first-person singular present obturo, first-person singular preterite obturé, past participle obturado)

  1. to block; to clog

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