Examples of strangulation in a Sentence
The cause of death was strangulation.
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An autopsy showed that Gregory died of strangulation, and her death was ruled a homicide.
There seems to be an increase in strangulation cases.
The Cavs The Cavs' salary cap strangulation and their diminished assets result from the urgency to win quickly after James' surprising return to the team.
But an autopsy performed Wednesday morning revealed that Ballon died of strangulation, Boyd said.
An autopsy determined Kirkling, of the 300 block of West 105th Street in Chicago, died of strangulation and her death was declared a homicide, according to Cook County medical examiner and other records held by the Tribune.
Police called to the scene at 6:26 a.m. Charges against Gradney include aggravated battery with a dangerous weapon, second-degree battery, domestic abuse by strangulation, false imprisonment, theft and simple criminal damage to property.
Rindahl is facing preliminary charges of battery, strangulation and violation of a protective order, police said.
The deputy dug up the dog's body and took it to a veterinarian for a necropsy, which confirmed the cause of death to be strangulation.
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Definition of strangulation for English Language Learners
: the act of killing someone by squeezing the throat : the act of strangling someone
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