Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Strangulated (Page: 1423)

Stran"gu*la`ted (?), a.

1. (Med.) Having the circulation stopped by compression; attended with arrest or obstruction of circulation, caused by constriction or compression; as, a strangulated hernia.

2. (Bot.) Contracted at irregular intervals, if tied with a ligature; constricted. Strangulated hernia. (Med.) See under Hernia.