verb kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air
- he tried to strangle his opponent
- A man in Boston has been strangling several dozen prostitutes
verb constrict a hollow organ or vessel so as to stop the flow of blood or air
verb become constricted
- The hernia will strangulate
- (Bot.) Strangulated.
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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