== English ==
=== Etymology ===
choke + point
=== Noun ===
chokepoint (plural chokepoints)
A point at which traffic or other movement can easily become blocked.
2016, Jeremi Suri, Benjamin A. Valentino, Sustainable Security
First, a hostile state could invade and occupy an oil producer or cut off a key chokepoint such as the Strait of Hormuz.
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