Intercipient In`ter*cip"i*ent, a. [L. intercipiens, -entis, p. pr. of intercipere. See {Intercept}.] Intercepting; stopping. -- n. One who, or that which, intercepts or stops anything on the passage. --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]

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