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impediment
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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something that interferes with action or progress
  • It was endearing; so was his slight stutter, because it made us nervous for him—afraid for him, should he have his eloquence snatched from him and be struck down with a crippling speech impediment.
    p. 116.5

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