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chokepoint

[chohk-point] /ˈtʃoʊkˌpɔɪnt/
noun
1.
a place of greatest congestion and often hazard; bottleneck.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70
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choke point

noun phrase

A place where activity, passage, etc, cannot continue; Bottleneck: The choke point is in the few blocks between our homes and the telephone company's switch/ Processing plants, with antiquated equipment and unable to deal with large shipments, are another choke point (1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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