blockage

[blok-ij]
noun
1.
an act of blocking.
2.
the state of being blocked; an obstructed condition: the blockage of the streets by heavy snows.
3.
something that blocks; obstruction.

Origin:
1870–75; block + -age

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blockage (ˈblɒkɪdʒ)
 
n
1.  the act of blocking or state of being blocked
2.  an object causing an obstruction

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blockage
1874, from block + -age.
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Example sentences
The docs said stents wouldn't work due to complete blockage.
Inside, at each circular joint, there was a partial blockage of some white
  pithy matter.
Unless the new river blockage is breached, the area will probably turn into a
  large heated lake.
During the blockage, some missions decide to throw in the towel and go on
  hiatus.
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