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      adj  
1    (esp. of a knife or blade) lacking sharpness or keenness; dull  
2    not having a sharp edge or point  
a blunt instrument     
3    (of people, manner of speaking, etc.) lacking refinement or subtlety; straightforward and uncomplicated  
4    outspoken; direct and to the point  
a blunt Yorkshireman     
      vb   tr  
5    to make less sharp  
6    to diminish the sensitivity or perception of; make dull  
     (C12: probably of Scandinavian origin; compare Old Norse blundr dozing, blunda to close one's eyes; see blunder, blind)  
  bluntly      adv  
  bluntness      n  


Blunt  
      n  
1    Anthony. 1907--83, British art historian and Soviet spy  
2    Wilfred Scawen. 1840--1922, British poet, traveller, and anti-imperialist  
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n.
uppermost layer in Earth`s atmosphere; lies above the ionosphere and extends to the edge of interplanetary space
n.
an urban photography trend consisting in taking the pics from the top (and usually the edge) of high buildings
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