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occludes

verb
present tense third-person singular of occlude

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to prevent passage through by filling with something
  • a blood clot had occluded a major artery in his body

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“Occludes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/occludes. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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