Definition of Congesting

1. Verb. (present participle of congest) ¹



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Definition of Congesting

1. congest [v] - See also: congest

Lexicographical Neighbors of Congesting

conger
conger eel
conger eels
congeries
congers
conges
congest
congestant
congested
congestee
congestees
congestible
congesting (current term)
congestion
congestions
congestiparous
congestive
congestive cardiomyopathy
congestive cirrhosis
congestive heart failure
congestive heart failures
congestive splenomegaly
congestor
congestors
congests
congiaries
congiary

Literary usage of Congesting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Therapeutics, Materia Medica, and Pharmacy: Including the Special by Samuel Otway Lewis Potter (1909)
"There is considerable evidence in support of the charge that it induces hemorrhoids by congesting the rectal vessels. Its purgative action is milder in ..."

2. The London Medical Gazette (1848)
"The use of chloroform, in some habits and cases, must, however, be attende:! with danger, from its immense power of congesting the lungs. ..."

3. Readings on American Federal Government by Paul Samuel Reinsch (1909)
"So it will continue under the present law, congesting at the top and congesting at the bottom. The country fails to get from the officers of the service the ..."

4. Transactions of the International Engineering Congress, 1915 (1916)
"At each of the large terminals there should be provided a system of warehouses where equipment can be quickly unloaded on arrival, instead of congesting ..."

5. Conservative gynecology and electro-therapeutics: A Practical Treatise on by George Betton Massey (1905)
"This desiccating action of the positive pole renders it of value in lessening congestion and checking hemorrhage, while the congesting effect of the ..."

6. Presidential Addresses and State Papers by Theodore Roosevelt (1910)
"So it will continue under the present law, congesting at the top and congesting at the bottom. The country fails to get from the officers of the service the ..."

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