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Synonyms for bottleneck

Synonyms for bottleneck

a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel

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the narrow part of a bottle near the top

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slow down or impede by creating an obstruction

become narrow, like a bottleneck

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The upcoming retirement of the baby boomers will create a bottle-neck condition in the labor market.
Since all I/O within the virtualization domain needs to go through the in-band device, it can become a bottle-neck, either in terms of bandwidth or processing power.
Shopkeepers have described the scheme as 'ludicrous' and believe it will create a bottle-neck which would harm the road's businesses.
Yes, even a dead cell can manage such bottle-neck control, the researchers argue in the Jan.
A high performance handgun can be defined as one that uses a rifle cartridge, specifically a bottle-neck cartridge capable of high velocity, as opposed to a standard, straight-wall pistol case.
High Levels of Handwork--Finishing operations were a major bottle-neck in Northbend's high-volume production of precision patterns and molds for metalcasting.
There was a bottle-neck at the reporting stage, with significant implications for clients holding stocks of foodstuffs pending a microbiology report.
Minor safety improvements have been carried out at the Catthorpe bottle-neck but the new multi-million project is seen as a longer-term solution.
Motorists and business leaders last night called on the Government to end their nightmare by backing a pounds 270m scheme to tackle the worst traffic bottle-neck in the North.
Why is it so difficult to admit that mistakes have been made in limiting even further a very narrow bottle-neck by introducing a dedicated bus lane.
So a local transport bottle-neck has a national implication.