AskDefine | Define blockage

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1 the state or condition of being obstructed [syn: obstruction]
2 an obstruction in a pipe or tube; "we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe" [syn: block, closure, occlusion, stop, stoppage]
3 the act of blocking [syn: closure, occlusion]

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  1. The state of being blocked
  2. A thing that is blocking
    There was a blockage in the sewer, so we called out the plumber.
State of being blocked
Thing blocking
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