Definition of strangulated adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    strangulated

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈstræŋɡjuleɪtɪd//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈstræŋɡjuleɪtɪd//
     
    Fear
     
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  1. 1(medical) (of a part of the body) squeezed so tightly that blood etc. cannot pass through it a strangulated hernia
  2. 2(formal) (of a voice) sounding as though the throat is tightly squeezed, usually because of fear or worry He gave a strangulated squawk. See related entries: Fear
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: strangulated