impedimento

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin impedimentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /im.pe.diˈmen.to/
  • Rhymes: -ento
  • Hyphenation: im‧pe‧di‧mén‧to

Noun[edit]

impedimento m (plural impedimenti)

  1. obstacle
  2. impediment
  3. setback

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

impedīmentō

  1. dative/ablative singular of impedīmentum

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin impedimentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ĩ.pe.d͡ʒiˈmẽ.tu/, [ĩ.pe.d͡ʒiˈmẽ.tu]

  • Hyphenation: im‧pe‧di‧men‧to

Noun[edit]

impedimento m (plural impedimentos)

  1. impediment (that which impedes progress)
  2. (law, politics) impeachment
    Synonym: impeachment
  3. (Brazil, sports) offside (illegal position ahead of the ball)
    Synonym: (Portugal) fora-de-jogo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin impedimentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /impediˈmento/, [ĩm.pe.ð̞iˈmẽn̪.t̪o]
  • Hyphenation: im‧pe‧di‧men‧to

Noun[edit]

impedimento m (plural impedimentos)

  1. obstacle
    Synonyms: obstáculo, estorbo
  2. impediment

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