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1. occlusion

noun. ['əˈkluːʒən'] closure or blockage (as of a blood vessel).

Synonyms

  • thrombosis
  • laryngospasm
  • embolism
  • thromboembolism
  • attack

Antonyms

  • start
  • go on
  • beginning
  • attack

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Words that Rhyme with Occlusion

  • transfusion
  • reperfusion
  • rediffusion
  • profusion
  • preclusion
  • extrusion
  • exclusion
  • disillusion
  • confusion
  • conclusion
  • seclusion
  • intrusion
  • infusion
  • inclusion
  • diffusion
  • contusion
  • delusion
  • collusion
  • illusion
  • fusion
  • allusion

Example sentences of the word occlusion


1. Noun, singular or mass
Such remedies work due to occlusion**, meaning you cover the wart and keep air from it.

2. occlusion

noun. ['əˈkluːʒən'] the act of blocking.

Synonyms

  • closure
  • obstruction
  • blockage

Antonyms

  • action
  • activeness
  • unclog
  • free

3. occlusion

noun. ['əˈkluːʒən'] (dentistry) the normal spatial relation of the teeth when the jaws are closed.

Synonyms

  • position

Antonyms

  • remember
  • ability

4. occlusion

noun. ['əˈkluːʒən'] (meteorology) a composite front when colder air surrounds a mass of warm air and forces it aloft.

Synonyms

  • front

Antonyms

  • begin
  • continue

5. occlusion

noun. ['əˈkluːʒən'] an obstruction in a pipe or tube.

Synonyms

  • stoppage
  • stopple
  • breechblock
  • block
  • impediment
  • stopper
  • vapor lock
  • breech closer
  • plug
  • closure
  • impedimenta
  • obstruction
  • obstructor
  • obstructer
  • blockage
  • stop

Antonyms

  • unstuff
  • show
  • bring to
  • unfreeze
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