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Impede

Im`pede´
v. t.1.To hinder; to stop in progress; to obstruct; as, to impede the advance of troops.
[imp. & p. p. Impeded; p. pr. & vb. n. Impeding.]
Verb1.impede - be a hindrance or obstacle to; "She is impeding the progress of our project"
Synonyms: hinder
2.impede - block passage through; "obstruct the path"
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