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

 ob·scen·i·ty /-ˈsɛnəti ||ˈsi-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ob·scen·i·ty n.; pl. Obscenities   That quality in words or things which presents what is offensive to chastity or purity of mind; obscene or impure lanquage or acts; moral impurity; lewdness; obsceneness; as, the obscenity of a speech, or a picture.
    Mr. Cowley asserts plainly, that obscenity has no place in wit.   --Dryden.
    No pardon vile obscenity should find.   --Pope.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the trait of behaving in an obscene manner [syn: lewdness,
            bawdiness, salaciousness, salacity]
      2: an offensive or indecent word or phrase [syn: vulgarism, dirty
      3: an obscene act