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impediment
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Middlemarch
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  • He had two selves within him apparently, and they must learn to accommodate each other and bear reciprocal impediments.
  • Partly it was the reception of his own artistic production that tickled him; partly the notion of his grave cousin as the lover of that girl; and partly Mr. Brooke’s definition of the place he might have held but for the impediment of indolence.

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  • Personal animosity has become an impediment to progress.

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