Translation of "decompress" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb uk us /ˌdiː.kəmˈpres/

[ I or T ] to return to the original size or air pressure, or to cause something to do this

The computer chip compresses and decompresses a colour image in less than a second. 计算机芯片能在不到1秒的时间内完成彩色图像的压缩和解压缩。
If a plane window breaks, the cabin will rapidly decompress. 如果飞机的弦窗破裂,舱内就会迅速失压。

[ I ] US informal to relax

After relocating to Britain we'll need a few days off to decompress. 搬到英国后,我们将需要放假数天来轻松一下。
decompression uk us /ˌdiː.kəmˈpreʃ.ən/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “decompress” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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