Definitions for obstructionism
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ob•struc•tion•istəbˈstrʌk ʃə nɪst(n.)
a person who deliberately delays or obstructs progress, esp. of business before a deliberative body.
Origin of obstructionist:
A deliberate policy of obstructing something, especially a political process or body.
the act or the policy of obstructing progress
Obstructionism is the practice of deliberately delaying or preventing a process or change, especially in politics.
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