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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 im·ped·i·men·ta /(ˌ)ɪmˌpɛdəˈmɛntə/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·ped·i·men·ta n. pl.  Things which impede or hinder progress; incumbrances; baggage; specif. Mil., the supply trains which must accompany an army.
    On the plains they will have horses dragging travoises, dogs with travoises, women and children loaded with impedimenta.    --Julian Ralph.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: any structure that makes progress difficult [syn: obstruction,
            obstructor, obstructer, impediment]
      2: the baggage and equipment carried by an army