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incumber

[in-kuhm-ber] /ɪnˈkʌm bər/
verb (used with object)
1.
Related forms
unincumbered, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for incumber

encumber

/ɪnˈkʌmbə/
verb (transitive)
1.
to hinder or impede; make difficult; hamper: encumbered with parcels after going shopping at Christmas, his stupidity encumbers his efforts to learn
2.
to fill with superfluous or useless matter
3.
to burden with debts, obligations, etc
Derived Forms
encumberingly, incumberingly, adverb
Word Origin
C14: from Old French encombrer, from en-1 + combre a barrier, from Late Latin combrus, of uncertain origin

incumber

/ɪnˈkʌmbə/
verb
1.
a less common spelling of encumber
Derived Forms
incumberingly, adverb
incumbrance, noun
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