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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)







"condense" in British English

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condenseverb

uk   us   /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 uk   us   /-ˈdenst/
condensed soup
(Definition of condense from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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