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to interfere with the progress of

to stop or prevent passage of

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Acura continues to advance the proprietary Impede technology behind its Nexafed PSE products.
This is an unacceptable behaviour that reflects a lack of awareness among community members who are oblivious of the fact that their crowding around accident sites impedes the efforts to help the injured in a timely manner," he continued.
Comfort Zone is a web-based human/ergonomic assessment program that helps employers identify, measure, and correct factors that impede worker performance.
Central bank governor, Giorgi Kadagidze, said that the central bank has lifted borrowing costs a number of times and added that more restrictions would only impede growth.
The singular totalitarian regime, in the absence of democracy, rule of law and violations of human rights impedes the process of peace and unity of the Sudan.
It then seeks comments on whether exclusive contracts are impeding competition and what specific steps the FCC should take to ensure that exclusive contracts do not unreasonably impede competitive entry.
The line will link some of China's wealthiest and most industrialized cities and likely will impede airlines' ability to raise fares on some high-density routes.
Simplifying the Code will also reduce the heavy proxy tax of recordkeeping that can impede routine, day-to-day business transactions.
Throughout his long and distinguished career, Berry has devoted his life to exploring theologically how individual behavior, institutional policies, and cultural mores either advance or impede the life of the planet.
has recognized the "Quarterbacks" potential in urban warfare environments, particularly in launching tire-puncturing or entanglement gear into roadways in efforts to stop or impede non-compliant vehicles.
The formation of foam during production can affect the quality of finished products, or impede the manufacturing process by reducing the carrying capacity of containers or causing pumping problems, according to company literature.
Although the FCC's action displays its power to preempt state regulations that thwart or impede Federal authority over interstate communications, it still leaves unanswered the question of state taxation of VoIP.
Performance: Implementation will dictate that security should not impede the performance (read-write data rates) of the tape device.
Like all Selan products, Selan+ AF is petrolatum-free and will not clog diaper pores or impede the absorption of disposable undergarments.
But more important things impede understanding, like backroom deals, false information, manipulative rhetoric, and an inability to listen to other points of view.