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  Definition of compression
  1. applying pressure
  2. encoding information while reducing the bandwidth or bits required
  3. the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together; "the contraction of a gas on cooling"
  4. an increase in the density of something
Similar Words: compressing, condensation, contraction, compaction, concretion, densification

 

Hyponyms: squeeze, squeezing, condensing, condensation, crush, crunch, compaction, constriction, image compression, coarctation

 

Derivational Morphology: compress, compact, pack together, constrict, squeeze, contract, press, condense, concentrate, concrete, pack

 

Anagrams: imprecision

 

 
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