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blockade

Definition/Scope: Closure of an area, as a city or harbor, by hostile forces so as to prevent entrance and exit of traffic and communication. (2) The forces used in a blockade.



Broader Terms:

military options
sanctions (international law)

Related Terms:

embargo
war


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