decongestion

noun
de·​con·​ges·​tion | \ ˌdē-kən-ˈjes-chən , -ˈjesh-\

Definition of decongestion

: the process of relieving congestion

Other Words from decongestion

decongest \ -​ˈjest \ transitive verb
decongestive \ -​ˈjes-​tiv \ adjective

First Known Use of decongestion

1908, in the meaning defined above

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decongestion

noun
de·​con·​ges·​tion | \ -ˈjes(h)-chən \

Medical Definition of decongestion

: the process of relieving congestion

Other Words from decongestion

decongest \ -​ˈjest \ transitive verb
decongestive \ -​ˈjes-​tiv \ adjective

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