choking (plural chokings)
- The process in which a person's airway becomes blocked, resulting in asphyxia in cases that are not treated promptly.
- The act of coughing when a foreign object (i.e. food, beverages) becomes lodged in a person's airway.
obstruction of the flow of air into the lungs
- Greek: πνιγμονή (el) f (pnigmoní)
- Tagalog: balariid, pagkabalariid
- present participle of choke