- congenital valve,
- congestion charging,
- congestive heart failure,
- congestive splenomegaly,
Origin of congestion
Examples from the Web for congestion
Systems management companies are using big data to tackle the problem of congestion on the roads.Startup Bright Uses Technology to Improve Job-Seeking Process|Melissa Lafsky|October 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Thankfully, Graham was never in any distress from the congestion that quickly cleared from his immediate response to antibiotics.History, Not Progeny, Will Define Billy Graham's Legacy|A. Larry Ross|June 4, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Southbound Route 95 congestion is expected to increase, so we recommend that drivers consider alternate routes.
[Former London] Mayor Livingstone and I founded SlimCity together and we debated the issue of congestion pricing.
The disease had assumed the form of congestion of the lungs, and the Lieutenant seemed rapidly sinking.Red-Tape and Pigeon-Hole Generals|William H. Armstrong
But owing to the confined boundaries of Belgium, there grew to be a congestion of population.
Relief of congestion in cities; parks and playgrounds; recreation piers.Woman's Club Work and Programs|Caroline French Benton
The pressure of the effused blood occludes the veins and leads to congestion and œdema of the limb beyond.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
At the cross-roads stood a mounted officer, directing the traffic, which here tended to congestion.The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land|Ralph Connor
early 15c., "action of gathering together," from Middle French congestion (14c.), from Latin congestionem (nominative congestio), noun of action from past participle stem of congerere (see congest). Medical sense is from 1630s; meaning "a crowding together of people, traffic, etc." is from 1883.