(Soil science) The process in which organic soil matter is decomposed and absorbed by microorganisms, and thus not available to plants.
Tie-up is defined as a temporary stop or slow down.
Jam is defined as being in an intense or difficult situation, or is a preserve made from whole fruit and sugar.
Find another word for gridlock. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for gridlock, like: immobilization, stoppage, tie-up, continue, gridlocked, rush-hour, tailback, snarl-up and jam.