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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A sharp collision produced by striking or dashing against something; Influencing strongly.

Usage examples (33)
  • They resented the impingement of American values on European culture
  • However, another popular design is the top-down (aka impingement or C-type) style.
  • He has an impingement, meaning bone is striking bone.
  • Omar Minaya used the word "impingement" in explaining the injury Friday. for more
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