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v. stran·gu·lat·ed, stran·gu·lat·ing, stran·gu·lates
1. To strangle.
2. Medicine To compress, constrict, or obstruct (an organ, duct, or other body part) so as to cut off the flow of blood or other fluid: strangulate an intestinal hernia.
To be or become strangled, compressed, constricted, or obstructed.

[Latin strangulāre, strangulāt-; see strangle.]


[ˈstræŋgjʊleɪtɪd] ADJestrangulado
strangulated herniahernia f estrangulada


n. estrangulado-a; constreñido-a;
___ herniahernia ___.


adj estrangulado
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