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impede
used in Do You Speak American?

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Definition
create difficulty so as to slow or prevent (something)
  • If people don't understand English, they will be motivated to learn, he believes, because some Hispanics are "impeded" from learning by U.S. government policies, such as the translation of documents, bilingual education, and bilingual election ballots.
    five — Hispanic Immigration: Reconquest or Assimilation? (57% in)

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