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Meaning of CONGESTED

Pronunciation:  kunj'estud

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  overfull as with blood

CONGESTED is a 9 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: engorged, full



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Con*gest"ed\, a.
1. (Bot.) Crowded together. --Gray.

2. (Med.) Containing an unnatural accumulation of blood;
   hyper[ae]mic; -- said of any part of the body.

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