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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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Examples for chokepoint
  • Try splitting the maps up into zones with two team members watching one chokepoint while the other two monitor the other side.
  • The crossing creates a major chokepoint at one of the busiest railroad crossings in the nation.
  • Increases in travel and growth at the base have become the focus of the chokepoint in this area.
  • The city learned about a chokepoint in the system that they need to address in their comprehensive planning.

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