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An abnormal accumulation of fluid, usually blood, but occasionally bile or mucus, within the vessels of an organ or part.
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When the offered load of a data communication path exceeds the capacity.
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congestionThe condition of a network when there is not enough bandwidth to support the current traffic load.
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