Definition of blockage in English:

blockage

Syllabification: block·age
Pronunciation: /ˈbläkij
 
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noun

  • An obstruction that makes movement or flow difficult or impossible: a blockage in the pipes the pumps are prone to blockage
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    • The special coating helps improve the blood flow and prevents blockages or blood clots, which can lead to potentially dangerous infections.
    • Negative emotions produce blockages in the energy flow, which results in illness.
    • With a heart attack, a blockage causes the flow of blood into the heart to stop.
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