Translation of "bottleneck" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

bottleneck

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈbɒt.l̩.nek/ US  /ˈbɑː.t̬l̩-/

a place where a road becomes narrow, or a place where there is often a lot of traffic, causing the traffic to slow down or stop

狹窄路段,瓶頸路段;交通阻塞點
Roadworks are causing bottlenecks in the city centre. 道路施工導致市中心交通阻塞。

a problem that delays progress

障礙;僵局
Is there any way of getting round this bureaucratic bottleneck? 有辦法避開這種拖拉推諉的官僚作風嗎?

(Translation of “bottleneck” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)