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Translation of "compress" - English-Spanish dictionary

compress

verb /kəmˈpres/
to press together; to force into a narrower space comprimir All his belongings were compressed into a very small suitcase. compressible adjective comprimible This compressible sleeping bag is ideal for backpacking. compression /-ʃən/ noun compresión He died as a result of asphyxia caused by compression of the chest. compressed air noun air which is at a pressure higher than atmospheric pressure aire comprimido Deep sea divers breathe compressed air.
(Definition of compress from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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