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strangulate

(străng′gyə-lāt′)
v. strangu·lated, strangu·lating, strangu·lates
v.tr.
1. To strangle.
2. Medicine To compress, constrict, or obstruct (an organ, duct, or other body part) so as to cut off the flow of blood or other fluid: strangulate an intestinal hernia.
v.intr.
To be or become strangled, compressed, constricted, or obstructed.
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We were sitting outside the District Collector's office; my father arrived there and tried to strangulate me.
When the irritated girl tried to push him away, Abhinendra slapped her and tried to strangulate her," the officer added.
It is ready for every cooperation to responsible and workers of mass media to foil all forces and faces and conspiracies to strangulate truth.
Accused might have used a piece of cloth to strangulate Suresh and Babli.
It is, therefore, totally unpatriotic to strangulate the home industry and render millions of workers jobless by exporting the basic and essential raw material.