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a seizing and holding by law

to take into custody as a prisoner

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(zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal

anything worn or placed about the neck

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a short ring fastened over a rod or shaft to limit, guide, or secure a machine part

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the stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot

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a band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it

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necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck

a figurative restraint

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the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

take into custody

seize by the neck or collar

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furnish with a collar

References in periodicals archive ?
A verbal command is given, and then the choke collar is tightened to apply pressure to the dog and force compliance.
One of the biggest problems with a choke collar is that people often put it on upside-down.
But, it is difficult to wholly blame President Bush simply because he managed to put a willing Sharon in a choke collar and on a short leash like an emasculated bulldog.
Many market participants have acquired some level of comfort from the Fed's market friendly move, and its accompanying statement, that the central bank is now firmly on the side of Wall Street, as opposed to last year, when its actions could be equated to tugging the financial markets by a choke collar," stated Peter Antipatis.