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Definitions of strangulation:
  • noun:   (pathology) constriction of a body part so as to cut off the flow of blood or other fluid
    Example: "Strangulation of the intestine"
  • noun:   the condition of having respiration stopped by compression of the air passage
  • noun:   the act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe

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