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chokes

 [chōks]
a burning sensation in the substernal region, with uncontrollable coughing, occurring during decompression.

chokes

(chōks),
A manifestation of decompression sickness or altitude sickness characterized by dyspnea, coughing, and choking.

chokes

a respiratory condition, occurring in decompression sickness, characterized by shortness of breath, substernal pain, and a nonproductive paroxysmal cough caused by bubbles of gas in the blood vessels of the lungs.
A term referring to the sudden onset of respiratory distress in caisson’s disease, which is associated with pulmonary oedema, haemorrhage, atelectasis, and emphysema; the ‘chokes’ may be due to increased platelet adhesion to gas bubbles that release vasoconstrictors, platelet factor 3, causing coagulopathy

chokes

(chōks)
A manifestation of decompression sickness or altitude sickness characterized by dyspnea, coughing, and choking.
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With the growing sophistication of shotgunners, one increasingly hears the term "constriction" expressed in 1/1000ths of an inch rather than the traditional choke terms of full, modified, and cylinder.
When all 10 patterns were tallied in terms of the total number of #5 pellets impacting the head and neck, and particularly the brain and spinal areas, the Briley straight rifled choke was clearly the hands-down winner.
As I changed chokes to shoot fast-moving, tough surf and white-wing scoters that flew low over the water, I made careful photographic and gunning notes of the background pellet contact against the waves as rounds were shot at mostly crossing targets.
My Browning A-5 20 gauge is choked "full" - "very full" actually - and rather than having it fitted with screw-in chokes for quail hunting, I simply use Polywad ammunition for the first shot on a flushing covey.
For choking waterfowl shotguns, the basic program of turkey hunters and ultra-tight chokes goes out the door--duck and goose hunters need a more open pattern.
As noted earlier, one modern trend is to use extra-full chokes in turkey guns, and several companies produce specialized turkey chokes.
624 model) chokes some time back, and already sent a sizable number of ducks and geese splashing into the decoys and snow banks on the big Missouri River flats.
The 12-gauge turkey version of the M3500 Realtree APG shotgun features a pistol grip, 24-inch barrel, 4+1 magazine capacity, red bar sights, a full set of chokes and a 14 3/8-inch length of pull.
Remember, everything in a payload control wad system chokes tighter today, even with an improved cylinder choke, which can now produce the old lead shot modified choke payload standards.
Sprue Suggestions--Avoiding the use of parallel sprues and not using them as chokes are a couple of the suggestions in designing sprues for ductile iron castings.
Tenders are invited for Set Of Chokes Consisting Of Following 04 Items As Per The Quantity Mentioned Against Each.
A four point flow test was conducted at various chokes with stable wellhead pressures.