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congested

adjective uk   /kənˈdʒes.tɪd/ us  
too blocked or crowded and causing difficulties describes roads and towns where there is too much traffic and movement is made difficult If you are or your nose is congested, you cannot breathe through your nose because it is blocked, usually during an infection describes lungs or other body parts that have become too full of blood or other liquid
congestion
noun [U] uk   /-tʃən/ us  
C1 The (traffic) congestion in the city gets worse during the summer. This spray helps to ease nasal congestion.
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