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impedimentanoun [plural]

uk   us   /ɪmˌped.ɪˈmen.tə/ mainly humorous
the objects that you need for a particular activity that are heavy or difficult to carry: We were weighed down with sleeping bags, gas cookers and pans - all the impedimenta of camping.
Translations of “impedimenta”
in Chinese (Traditional) 笨重的裝備, 輜重, 負累…
in Chinese (Simplified) 累赘的装备, 辎重, 拖累…
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