Blocking vs Clogging - What's the difference?

blocking | clogging |


As verbs the difference between blocking and clogging

is that blocking is present participle of lang=en while clogging is present participle of lang=en.

As nouns the difference between blocking and clogging

is that blocking is the act by which something is blocked; an obstruction while clogging is the situation of something being clogged.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

blocking

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which something is blocked; an obstruction.
  • * Oliver Sacks, Awakenings
  • Miss H.'s voice was clear and intelligible, although it alternated between vocal blockings and extreme vocal hurry, every clause being jetted out suddenly, and rapidly decaying into aphonia.
  • (theater) The precise movement and positioning of actors on a stage in order to facilitate the performance of a play, ballet, film or opera (originally planned using miniature blocks).
  • Blocks used to support (a building, etc.) temporarily.
  • clogging

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The situation of something being clogged.
  • * 2002 , M. Henze, Wastewater Treatment: Biological and Chemical Processes
  • The biofilm is allowed to develop uninhibited which leads to local cloggings .