choking, strangling, strangulation, throttling(noun)
the act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe
"no evidence that the choking was done by the accused"
the condition of having respiration stopped by compression of the air passage
(pathology) constriction of a body part so as to cut off the flow of blood or other fluid
"strangulation of the intestine"
the act of strangling or the state of being strangled
the constriction of the air passage or other body part that cuts off the flow of a fluid
Origin: From strangulatio, from strangulare; see strangle.
the act of strangling, or the state of being strangled
inordinate compression or constriction of a tube or part, as of the throat; especially, such as causes a suspension of breathing, of the passage of contents, or of the circulation, as in cases of hernia
Origin: [L. strangulatio: cf. F. strangulation. See Strangle.]
The numerical value of strangulation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of strangulation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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