[chohk-bawr, -bohr] /ˈtʃoʊkˌbɔr, -ˌboʊr/
a in a shotgun that narrows toward the muzzle to prevent shot from scattering too widely.
a shotgun with such a .
a shotgun bore that becomes narrower towards the muzzle so that the shot is not scattered
a shotgun having such a bore
[chohk-cher-ee] /ˈtʃoʊkˌtʃɛr i/ noun, plural chokecherries. Chiefly Northern U.S. 1. any of several , especially Prunus virginiana, of North America, that bear an astringent fruit. 2. the fruit itself. /ˈtʃəʊkˌtʃɛrɪ/ noun (pl) -ries 1. any of several North American species of cherry, esp Prunus virginiana, having very astringent dark red or black fruit 2. the […]
noun, Electricity. 1. a coil of large inductance that gives relatively large impedance to alternating current. noun 1. another name for choke (sense 12)
noun 1. a nooselike collar for controlling untrained or powerful dogs.
[chohk] /tʃoʊk/ verb (used with object), choked, choking. 1. to stop the breath of by squeezing or obstructing the windpipe; strangle; stifle. 2. to stop by or as if by strangling or stifling: The sudden wind choked his words. 3. to stop by filling; obstruct; clog: Grease choked the drain. 4. to suppress (a feeling, […]