Word of Week: Occlude

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below if the word of the week for the week of 3/20/17.

Occlude: verb : [uhklood] : to close, shut, or stop up.

Example:  The paramedic used a cloth to occlude the hole in Mary’s chest to prevent further blood loss.

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