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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ob·lit·er·ate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Obliterated p. pr. & vb. n. Obliterating.]
 1. To erase or blot out; to efface; to render undecipherable, as a writing.
 2. To wear out; to remove or destroy utterly by any means; to render imperceptible; as, to obliterate ideas; to obliterate the monuments of antiquity.
    The harsh and bitter feelings of this or that experience are slowly obliterated.   --W. Black.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 obliterating
      adj : making undecipherable or imperceptible; "obliterating
            mists"; "an obscurant bank of clouds" [syn: obscurant]