blockage Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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blockagenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈblɒk.ɪdʒ/  us   /ˈblɑː.kɪdʒ/
something that ​stops something ​elsepassing through, or the ​act of ​stopping something ​passing through: His ​death was ​caused by a blockage in one of his ​arteries.
(Definition of blockage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blockage”
in Arabic انْسِداد…
in Korean 폐색…
in Portuguese bloqueio, obstrução…
in Catalan obstrucció, embussament…
in Japanese 詰まること, 封鎖…
in Chinese (Simplified) 障碍物, 堵塞,阻碍…
in Turkish tıkanıklık…
in Russian закупорка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 障礙物, 堵塞,阻礙…
in Italian ostruzione…
in Polish zator…
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