1. <medicine> Having the circulation stopped by compression; attended with arrest or obstruction of circulation, caused by constriction or compression; as, a strangulated hernia.
2. <botany> Contracted at irregular intervals, if tied with a ligature; constricted. Strangulated hernia.
<medicine> See Hernia.
(01 Mar 1998)
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