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English definition of “condense”

condense

verb (REDUCE)    /kənˈdens/
[T] to reduce something, such as a speech or piece of writing, in length : I condensed ten pages of comments into/to two.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong [T] to make a liquid thicker by removing some of the water Physical and chemical processes condensed     /-ˈdenst/ adjective condensed soup Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
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