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Webster 1913 Edition


Choking

Chok′ing

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Adj.
1.
That chokes; producing the feeling of strangulation.

Definition 2023


choking

choking

English

Noun

choking (plural chokings)

  1. The process in which a person's airway becomes blocked, resulting in asphyxia in cases that are not treated promptly.
  2. The act of coughing when a foreign object (i.e. food, beverages) becomes lodged in a person's airway.

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Verb

choking

  1. present participle of choke

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