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block·ade

 (blŏ-kād′)
n.
1. The isolation of a nation, area, city, or harbor by hostile ships or forces in order to prevent the entrance and exit of traffic and commerce.
2. The forces used to effect this isolation.
tr.v. block·ad·ed, block·ad·ing, block·ades
To set up a blockade against: blockaded the harbor.

[Probably block + -ade (as in barricade).]

block·ad′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.blockaded - preventing entry or exit or a course of actionblockaded - preventing entry or exit or a course of action; "a barricaded street"; "barred doors"; "the blockaded harbor"
obstructed - shut off to passage or view or hindered from action; "a partially obstructed passageway"; "an obstructed view"; "justice obstructed is not justice"