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Word: impinge

Definition: infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.


Sentences Containing 'impinge'

Brennan held that although the federal district court had reserved jurisdiction, this did not impinge on the Supreme Court's authority to review a supreme state court's decision.
Subsequent users can use the remaining water for their own beneficial purposes provided that they do not impinge on the rights of previous users.
The mirrors are arranged in order to have the pulse impinge in the middle of the chamber from all sides.
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