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incumbrance

[in-kuhm-bruh ns] /ɪnˈkʌm brəns/
noun
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encumbrance

/ɪnˈkʌmbrəns/
noun
1.
a thing that impedes or is burdensome; hindrance
2.
(law) a burden or charge upon property, such as a mortgage or lien
3.
(rare) a dependent person, esp a child
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