Etymology
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blockage (n.)

"obstruction," 1827, from block (v.1) + -age.

updated on June 11, 2017

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Definitions of blockage from WordNet

blockage (n.)
the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction;
Synonyms: obstruction
blockage (n.)
the act of blocking;
Synonyms: closure / occlusion
blockage (n.)
an obstruction in a pipe or tube;
we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe
Synonyms: block / closure / occlusion / stop / stoppage
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