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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used with object) : His message was throttled by censorship
  • Defense played well, especially in throttling the Bengals at times.
  • Source throttling is indeed a legitimate traffic engineering technique.
  • But throttling is just a stopgap measure because unlike telephone data, Internet transmissions are growing exponentially! for more
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