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Noun Concept
Categories: Violence, Execution methods, Abuse
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strangling  strangulation  choking  throttling  Heimlich maneuver
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The act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe WordNet 3.0
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The act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Strangling is compression of the neck that may lead to unconsciousness or death by causing an increasingly hypoxic state in the brain. Wikipedia
Compression of the neck that may lead to unconsciousness or death Wikidata
The act of squeezing the neck in order to compress the carotide and/or trachea, possibly leading to unconsciousness or death. OmegaWiki
Putting or winding something very tightly around a neck, which causes strangulation, inhibits breathing, and ends in death. OmegaWiki
A first aid procedure used to treat choking. The patient is lifted from behind, squeezing their diaphragm to expel air and thereby dislodging an obstruction in the windpipe. Wiktionary
First aid procedure used to treat choking. Wiktionary (translation)
The crime of killing by strangling. Wiktionary
The act of strangling or the state of being strangled. Wiktionary
Act of strangling. Wiktionary (translation)
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No evidence that the choking was done by the accused WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet