Synonyms for occlusion

Synonyms for (noun) occlusion

Synonyms: occlusion, closure, blockage

Definition: the act of blocking

Similar words: obstruction

Definition: the act of obstructing

Usage: obstruction of justice


Synonyms: block, blockage, closure, stop, stoppage, occlusion

Definition: an obstruction in a pipe or tube

Usage: we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe

Similar words: obstructer, obstruction, obstructor, impediment, impedimenta

Definition: any structure that makes progress difficult


Synonyms: occlusion

Definition: (dentistry) the normal spatial relation of the teeth when the jaws are closed

Similar words: position, spatial relation

Definition: the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated

Usage: the position of the hands on the clock; he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage


Synonyms: occluded front, occlusion

Definition: (meteorology) a composite front when colder air surrounds a mass of warm air and forces it aloft

Similar words: front

Definition: (meteorology) the atmospheric phenomenon created at the boundary between two different air masses


Synonyms: occlusion

Definition: closure or blockage (as of a blood vessel)

Similar words: attack

Definition: a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition

Usage: an attack of diarrhea