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Synonyms for compression
kəmˈprɛʃ əncom·pres·sion

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Wiktionary2.7 / 3 votes

  1. compressionnoun

    rarefaction, decompression

  2. compressionnoun

    decompression, rarefaction

  3. compressionnoun

    rarefaction, decompression

  4. compressionnoun

    decompression, rarefaction

  5. compressionnoun

    rarefaction, decompression

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. compaction, compression, concretion, densificationnoun

    an increase in the density of something

    densification, condensation, compressing, coalescence, crush, calculus, concretion, coalition, compaction, crunch, conglutination, contraction, coalescency

    decompression, decompressing

  2. compression, condensation, contractionnoun

    the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together

    "the contraction of a gas on cooling"

    densification, abridgement, condensation, compressing, abridgment, capsule, concretion, compaction, muscle contraction, condensate, muscular contraction, contraction, condensing

    decompression, decompressing

  3. compressionnoun

    encoding information while reducing the bandwidth or bits required

    compressing, condensation, concretion, compaction, densification, contraction

    decompression, decompressing

  4. compression, compressingnoun

    applying pressure

    compressing, condensation, concretion, compaction, densification, contraction

    decompression, decompressing

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. compressionnoun

    condensation, pressing together

  2. compressionnoun

    brevity, terseness, succinctness, pithiness

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  1. Ryan Helbach:

    There are no moving parts in the flow path, so that means there are no compressor blades to suck in the air, so we need something to get us up to above Mach 4 in order to get the compression into the engine.

  2. Peter Kenny:

    You are seeing the trade narratives hammered, or at least running into some significant headwinds and as a result you are seeing compression in valuations there.

  3. Vershalee Shukla:

    We are one of three in the country and so the benefit of this ultrasound is it images the breast using water and transmission ultrasound and so it's safer to do where there's no radiation, it's not painful there's no compression.

  4. Speaker Ryan:

    We have some compression in the schedule, votes are going to be all over the place.

  5. Brian Tanquilut:

    This is going to be a big issue going forward for some specialty pharmacies and will drive pricing compression.

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