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Overview of noun bottleneck

The noun bottleneck has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint

(a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel)

2. bottleneck

(the narrow part of a bottle near the top)

Overview of verb bottleneck

The verb bottleneck has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. bottleneck

(slow down or impede by creating an obstruction; "His laziness has bottlenecked our efforts to reform the system")

2. bottleneck

(become narrow, like a bottleneck; "Right by the bridge, the road bottlenecks") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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