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Multiple Meanings
impact — as in:  her impact on foreign policy

She is studying the long-term impact of global warming on costal areas.
influence or effect
impact — as in:  at the moment of impact

The meteor impacted the moon.
collision (when two objects collide or crash)
impact — as in:  an impact sore

The tooth is impacted against another tooth.
pressed firmly
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