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Bottleneck

Definition

[n] a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel
[v] become narrow, like a bottleneck; "Right by the bridge, the road bottlenecks"
[v] slow down or impede by creating an obstruction; "His laziness has bottlenecked our efforts to reform the system"

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Synonyms

constriction