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congests

verb
present tense third-person singular of congest

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to prevent passage through by filling with something
  • the usual weekend traffic congested the region's highways

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“Congests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/congests. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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