decongestion

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

Definition of decongestion

: the process of relieving congestion

decongest

play \-ˈjest\ transitive verb

decongestive

play \-ˈjes-tiv\ adjective

First Known Use of decongestion

1908

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decongestion

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

medical Definition of decongestion

: the process of relieving congestion

decongest

play \-ˈjest\ transitive verb

decongestive

play \-ˈjes-tiv\ adjective

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