Suf*flam"i*nate (?), v. t. [L. sufflaminatus, p.p. of sufflaminare to hold back by a clog, from sufflamen a clog.]

1.

To retard the motion of, as a carriage, by preventing one or more of its wheels from revolving, either by means of a chain or otherwise.

[Obs.]

2.

Hence, to stop; to impede.

[Obs.]

Barrow.

 

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