Medical Dictionary

impediment

noun im·ped·i·ment \im-ˈped-ə-mənt\

Medical Definition of IMPEDIMENT

:  something that impedes <children with deafness or hearing impediments>; especially :  an impairment (as a stutter or a lisp) that interferes with the proper articulation of speech
April 26, 2015
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excessively ornate or intricate
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