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Mysterious flying objects sound like science fiction, but U.S. military and Congress take them seriously

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This week's word in the news: STYMIED

DEFINITION:
To be an obstacle to; prevent the advancement or success of; thwart or stump.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
“The continued growth in vehicle miles traveled combined with increases in the size and weight of vehicles have stymied progress.”
The Boston Herald -- 05/23/2022