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choke

choke

 
 
pronunciation:
chok
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: choked, chokes, choking
definition: to stop breathing because something is in the throat.
A piece of food got stuck in my throat, and I choked.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a piece of equipment that controls the amount of air that mixes with the gasoline in an engine.
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  air, drink, first aid, tool