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bottlenecks

noun
plural of bottleneck

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a crowded mass (as of cars) that impedes or blocks movement
  • a bottleneck inevitably forms at the start of a construction zone when the highway narrows from three to two lanes

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bottlenecks

verb
present tense third-person singular of bottleneck

Synonyms & Antonyms of bottlenecks (Entry 2 of 2)

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“Bottlenecks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bottlenecks. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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