Meaning of “condense” in the English Dictionary

"condense" in British English

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condenseverb

us uk /kənˈdens/

condense verb (BECOME LIQUID)

[ I or T ] to change or make something change from a gas to a liquid or solid state:

Water vapour in the air condenses into fog.
condensed
adjective us uk /-ˈdenst/

condensed soup

(Definition of “condense” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"condense" in American English

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condenseverb

us /kənˈdens/

condense verb (MAKE SHORTER)

[ T ] to make a text shorter by using fewer words to express the same idea:

Condense the report to a single page.

condense verb (MAKE WATER APPEAR)

[ I/T ] to make water in the air appear on a surface:

[ I ] Humidity condensed on the bathroom walls.

(Definition of “condense” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)