Meaning of “strangle” in the English Dictionary

"strangle" in American English

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strangleverb [ T ]

us /ˈstræŋ·ɡəl/

to kill someone by pressing the throat so that the person cannot breathe

strangulation
noun [ U ] us /ˌstræŋ·ɡjəˈleɪ·ʃən/

An autopsy showed that he had died of strangulation.

(Definition of “strangle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"strangle" in Business English

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stranglenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstræŋɡl/ us FINANCE, STOCK MARKET

→  straddle

(Definition of “strangle” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)