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Definition of Impedes

Impede
Impede Im*pede", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Impeded; p. pr. & vb. n. Impeding.] [L. impedire, lit., to entangle the feet; pref. im- in + pes, pedis, foot. See Foot, and cf. Impeach.] To hinder; to stop in progress; to obstruct; as, to impede the advance of troops. Whatever hinders or impedes The action of the nobler will. --Logfellow.

Meaning of Impedes from wikipedia

- In electrical engineering, impedance is the opposition to alternating current presented by the combined effect of resistance and reactance in a circuit...
- Impedance is the complex-valued generalization of resistance. It may refer to: Acoustic impedance, a constant related to the propagation of sound waves...
- In electronics, high impedance means that a point in a circuit (a node) allows a relatively small amount of current through, per unit of applied voltage...
- In electronics, impedance matching is the practice of designing the input impedance of an electrical load or the output impedance of its corresponding...
- Fortschritt behindert und die Gesellschaft bedroht (Hostile Takeover: How Islam Impedes Progress and Threatens Society) was written by the German politician Thilo...
- ****aulting, resisting, or impeding certain United States Government officers or employees is an offense under 18 U.S.C. § 111. Simple ****ault is a class...
- An ulcer is a discontinuity or break in a bodily membrane that impedes normal function of the affected organ. According to Robins's pathology, "ulcer...
- different languages, or even dialects in some cases. Language barrier impedes the formation of interpersonal relationship and can cause misunderstandings...
- force that impedes current flow through the axoplasm, parallel to the membrane), and ro is the extracellular resistance (the force that impedes current flow...
- nose, as in /m/ and /n/, and with fricatives, where partial occlusion impedes but does not block airflow in the vocal tract. The terms stop, occlusive...