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English definition of “strangle sth at birth”

strangle sth at birth

to stop something at an early stage of its development: It's perfectly natural that she should try to strangle the opposition to her plans at birth .Causing something to endComing to an end
(Definition of strangle sth at birth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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