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tr.v. de·con·gest·ed, de·con·gest·ing, de·con·gests
To relieve the congestion of (sinuses, for example).

de′con·ges′tion (-jĕs′chən) n.
de′con·ges′tive adj.


vb (tr)
to ease crowding or clogging in (an area)


(ˌdi kənˈdʒɛst)

to relieve the congestion of.
de`con•ges′tion, n.
de`con•ges′tive, adj.


vt. descongestionar.
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She said decongesting the hospital would be her immediate duty at the ministry, where she took over officially on Wednesday last week.
Governor Wike said that the Rivers State Government has already started the process of decongesting the Port Harcourt Prison, through the Chief Judge of Rivers State who released some inmates last year.
MANILA, Philippines If President Duterte is truly concerned about decongesting Metro Manila, then the time to act is now, Sen.
Aside from decongesting Edsa, Orbos said the terminal also is also designed to make commuting more convenient for those living in the southern part of the metropolis.
The idea of decongesting Metro Manila by relocating major government offices to areas outside of the capital have been in the drawing board since the administration of then President Ramos.
The Transport Ministry, on the other hand, has claimed its right, saying the project aims at decongesting NH- 8 is NHAI's domain and comes under it.
The availability of Ro-Ro vessels is essential for the success of efforts to develop coastal shipping and decongesting roads and railways.
Urban planners in India too have been arguing that ramping up public transport plays a key role in decongesting cities.
On a mission to banish my pores I've been testing the Clarisonic Deep Pore Decongesting Solution.
The opening of this stretch has been advanced by about six months as this stretch will help a lot in decongesting the busy Rajiv Chowk Metro Station as the commuters of the Badarpur- Central Secretariat Line bound for NOIDA and Vaishali will be able to change trains at Mandi House without changing trains twice at Central Secretariat and Rajiv Chowk.
A mask with linseed, wheat germ and sun flower stimulates and enhances the action of the products applied during the treatment, while moisturising and decongesting Add a finishing touch with a manicure with top-of-the-range Jessica products.
Meanwhile, the toner has decongesting properties and can prolong the action of the cleansing milk.