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Impediment

Im`ped´i`ment
n.1.That which impedes or hinders progress, motion, activity, or effect.
Impediment in speech
a defect which prevents distinct utterance.
v. t.1.To impede.
Noun1.impediment - something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
2.impediment - any structure that makes progress difficult
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impeccably
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Impecunious
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Impediment in speech
Impedimenta
Impedimental
Impediments
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Impedition
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impelled
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