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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 am·bi·gu·i·ty /ˌæmbəˈgjuəti/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Am·bi·gu·i·ty n.; pl. Ambiguities   The quality or state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty, particularly as to the signification of language, arising from its admitting of more than one meaning; an equivocal word or expression.
    No shadow of ambiguity can rest upon the course to be pursued.   --I. Taylor.
    The words are of single signification, without any ambiguity.   --South.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an expression whose meaning cannot be determined from its
      2: unclearness by virtue of having more than one meaning [syn:
         equivocalness] [ant: unambiguity, unambiguity]