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Oxford dictionary definition of the word blockade:
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving:
they voted to lift the blockade of major railway junctions
an obstruction of a physiological or mental function, especially of a biochemical receptor.
seal off (a place) to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving:
the authorities blockaded roads in and out of the capital
run a blockade
(of a ship) manage to enter or leave a blockaded port:
vessels suspected of running the UN blockade
late 17th century: from block + -ade1, probably influenced by ambuscade