impedient


impedient
im·pe·di·ent

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  • impedient — im|pe|di|ent Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • impedient — adj. delaying, obstructing; hindering, preventing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • impedient — /ɪmˈpidiənt/ (say im peedeeuhnt) adjective 1. impeding. –noun 2. that which impedes. {Latin impediens, present participle} …   Australian English dictionary

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  • impedient impediment — ə̇mˈpēdēənt noun Etymology: impedient from Latin impedient , impediens, present participle of impedire : a bar to marriage that is an obstacle to the marriage if known but that does not make the marriage void after it has been solemnized called… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Abduction — • May be considered as a public crime and a matrimonial diriment impediment Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Abduction     Abduction      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Inexpedience — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inexpedience >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inexpedience inexpedience inexpediency Sgm: N 1 undesirableness undesirableness undesirability &c.???adj. Sgm: N 1 discommodity discommodity impropriety Sgm: N 1 unfitness… …   English dictionary for students

  • Canonical impediment — In the Canon Law of the Catholic Church, a canonical impediment is a legal obstacle that prevents a sacrament from being performed validly and/or licitly. The term is used most frequently in relationship to the sacraments of Marriage and Holy… …   Wikipedia

  • Heresy — • St. Thomas defines heresy: a species of infidelity in men who, having professed the faith of Christ, corrupt its dogmas Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Heresy     Heresy      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bigamy (in Canon Law) —     Bigamy (in Canon Law)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Bigamy (in Canon Law)     According to the strict meaning, the word should signify the marrying of a second after the death of the first wife, in contradistinction to polygamy, which is… …   Catholic encyclopedia


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