How To Spell strangulation?

Correct spelling: strangulation

What is the definition of strangulation?

  1. the condition of having respiration stopped by compression of the air passage

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What are the usage examples for strangulation?

  1. The son, or nearest relative, performs the office of executioner- the self- devoted victim being disposed of by strangulation – The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies by Robert Gordon Latham