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  Definition of Blockage
  1. the act of blocking
  2. an obstruction in a pipe or tube; "we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"
  3. the state or condition of being obstructed
Similar Words: closure, occlusion, block, stop, stoppage, obstruction

 

Hyponyms: implosion, breechblock, breech closer, plug, stopper, stopple, vapor lock, vapour lock, intestinal obstruction, ileus, tamponade, tamponage

 

Derivational Morphology: obstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close up, close, fill up, shut, stop, halt, kibosh, blockade, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass, barricade, block off, block up, bar, parry, deflect, stuff, lug, choke up

 

 
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