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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Garrote  \Gar*rote"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Garroted};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Garroting}.] 
  To  strangle  with  the  garrote;  hence  to  seize  by  the  throat, 
  from  behind,  with  a  view  to  strangle  and  rob.