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Main Entry: 1throtĚtle
Pronunciation: primarystressthrät-schwal
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): throtĚtled; throtĚtling /primarystressthrät-lieng, -schwal-ieng/
1 : to slow or stop the breathing of : CHOKE, STRANGLE
2 : to reduce the speed of (an engine) by closing the throttle
- throtĚtler /-lschwar, -schwal-schwar/ noun

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