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decompress

verb
 
 
/ˌdiː.kəmˈpres/
[I or T] to return to the original size or air pressure, or to cause something to do this
恢復(原來的大小或氣壓);(使)復原
The computer chip compresses and decompresses a colour image in less than a second.
電腦晶片能在不到一秒的時間內完成彩色圖像的壓縮和解壓縮。
If a plane window breaks, the cabin will rapidly decompress.
如果飛機的弦窗破裂,艙內就會迅速失壓。
Enlarging and inflatingBecoming bigger
[I] US informal to relax
(使)放鬆
After relocating to Britain we'll need a few days off to decompress.
搬到英國後,我們將需要放假數天來輕鬆一下。
Calming and relaxing
decompression
 
 
/ˌdiː.kəmˈpreʃ.ən/ noun [U]
Enlarging and inflatingBecoming bigger
Translations of “decompress”
in Chinese (Simplified) 恢复(原来的大小或气压), (使)复原, (使)放松…
(Definition of decompress from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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