Etymology
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obliquity (n.)

early 15c., obliquite, "state of being slanted or twisted; crookedness (of eyes), also figurative, "moral transgression," from Old French obliquité (14c.), from Latin obliquitatem (nominative obliquitas) "slanting direction, obliquity," noun of quality from obliquus "slanting, sidelong, indirect" (see oblique).

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Definitions of obliquity

obliquity (n.)
the presentation during labor of the head of the fetus at an abnormal angle;
Synonyms: asynclitism
obliquity (n.)
the quality of being deceptive;
Synonyms: deceptiveness
From wordnet.princeton.edu