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Russian translation of “bottleneck”

bottleneck

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbɒtlnek/
PROBLEM something that causes a process to happen more slowly than it should
препятствие, узкое место
Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
ROAD a narrow part of a road where traffic moves slowly
узкий проезд, сужение на дороге
Routes and roads in general
(Definition of bottleneck from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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