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bottleneck


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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bottleneck 
  n  :  a  narrowing  that  reduces  the  flow  through  a  channel  [syn:  {constriction}] 
  v  1:  slow  down  or  impede  by  creating  an  obstruction;  "His 
  laziness  has  bottlenecked  our  efforts  to  reform  the 
  system" 
  2:  become  narrow,  like  a  bottleneck;  "Right  by  the  bridge,  the 
  road  bottlenecks" 




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