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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compaction, compression, concretion, densificationnoun

    an increase in the density of something

    Synonyms:
    densification, condensation, compressing, coalescence, crush, compression, calculus, concretion, coalition, crunch, conglutination, contraction, coalescency

  2. crush, crunch, compactionnoun

    the act of crushing

    Synonyms:
    densification, puppy love, crushed leather, jam, crush, compression, calf love, concretion, press, crunch, infatuation

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  1. List of paraphrases for "compaction":

    compacting, scavenging, compactness

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How to use compaction in a sentence?

  1. Connecticut State Archaeologist Nicholas Bellantoni:

    The bone, for 18th-century, is in good condition, but the compaction of the soil around the bone has been difficult ... its a hard compacted loam with large pockets of clay.

  2. Dennis Moore:

    I think the most important thing with this track right now is that we closely monitor compaction levels.

  3. Louis Uccellini:

    Snow measurements are extremely difficult to take because precipitation is inherently variable, a problem compounded by strong winds and compaction during a long duration event, still, it's important that we scrutinize questionable measurements and reject those that scientists deem invalid to ensure the public's continued confidence in the U.S. climate record.

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