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congestion

[kən′jes·chən]
(medicine)
An abnormal accumulation of fluid, usually blood, but occasionally bile or mucus, within the vessels of an organ or part.
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congestion

When the offered load of a data communication path exceeds the capacity.
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congestion

The condition of a network when there is not enough bandwidth to support the current traffic load.
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Moscow most congested in the Outside of the capital, Leeds and Birmingham tie for most congested corridors, with drivers on both Leeds Road and the A34 spending 44 hours in traffic each last year.
It is heavily congested as it used by motorists headed to and from Komarock, Kayole, Njiru and other satellite estates all the way to Kangundo town and beyond in Machakos county.
In Cairo, journeys took 44% longer than necessary due to traffic, and in the GCC, Kuwait City was ranked as the most congested city, with delays of 24%.
The road was congested between junction 11 for the A10 and the A505 junction 10 due to "debris on the road".
Pegalan said the jail extension measuring 350 square meters will add more space to the already congested 693.72-square- meter detention facility, which currently houses 955 inmates.
The report, released by traffic information supplier Inrix, showed that Dubai is the most congested city in the UAE and 79th in the world.
Operators can limit heavy users' activity, in congested locations, to provide a better UX to the majority of common users.
Meanwhile, the current parking spaces around Zangdopelri Lhakhang, Dekiline, and the lower markets, which are critically congested, will be now removed.
Only Gateshead was noticeably less congested, the only area with a drop of more than a second in delay time since 2015 - down from 50.4 to 48.8 seconds.
Only Gateshead got noticeably less congested, the only area with a drop of more than a second in delay time since 2015 - down from 50.4 to 48.8 seconds.
Only Gateshead became noticeably less congested, the only area with a drop of more than a second in delay time since 2015 - down from 50.4 to 48.8 seconds.
Trams in the centre use the congested streets to connect to the north-south link in St Mary Street.