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traffic jam

noun [C]  us   /ˈtræf·ɪk ˌdʒæm/
a situation of too many vehicles on a road so that they can move only very slowly or not at all
Translations of “traffic jam”
in Korean 교통 체증…
in Arabic زَحْمة المُرور…
in Portuguese engarrafamento, congestionamento…
in Catalan embús…
in Japanese 交通渋滞…
in Italian ingorgo stradale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 交通堵塞…
in Russian транспортная пробка…
in Turkish trafik sıkışıklığı/tıkanıklığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 交通堵塞…
in Polish korek (uliczny)…
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