from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which Confounds.
  • noun One who mistakes one thing for another, or who mentions things without due distinction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who confounds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who confounds
  • noun mathematics A factor, in data analysis, that causes the effects of two distinct processes to be indistinguishable; a confounding variable


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