Another word for strangulation


strangulation - the condition of having respiration stopped by compression of the air passage

choking, strangling, strangulation, throttling - the act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe

Example:- no evidence that the choking was done by the accused

strangulation - (pathology) constriction of a body part so as to cut off the flow of blood or other fluid

Example:- strangulation of the intestine

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Source : WordNet