Translation of "decompress" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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decompressverb

uk /ˌdiː.kəmˈpres/ us /ˌdiː.kəmˈpres/

specialized computing [ I or T ] to return to the original size, or to cause something to do this

恢复(原来的大小或气压);(使)复原
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。

[ I, I or T ] mainly US informal to relax

(使)放松
After two weeks' hiking we'll need a few days to decompress. 搬到英国后,我们将需要放假数天来轻松一下。

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

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