Definition of Strangulate
to prevent proper blood flow in the body via constriction
Examples of Strangulate in a sentence
The purpose of a tourniquet is to stop blood loss from a wound by being tight enough around a limb to strangulate it.
Women in the past sometimes wore their corsets so tight that they would essentially strangulate themselves.
The pressure cuff used to check your blood pressure at the doctor’s office is often unpleasant because of the way it strangulates your arm.
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