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interference

in·ter·fer·ence

interference

 
pronunciation:
In tr fi rns
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of interfering.
similar words:
hindrance
definition 2: in sports, the illegal impeding of the ball or an opposing player.
definition 3: the combining of electromagnetic waves so that a disturbance is produced, such as an unclear radio signal.
derivation: interferential (adj.)