What does compressed mean?

Definitions for compressed
kəmˈprɛstcom·pressed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compressed, tight(adj)

    pressed tightly together

    "with lips compressed"

  2. compressed(adj)

    reduced in volume by pressure

    "compressed air"

  3. compressed, flat(adj)

    flattened laterally along the whole length (e.g., certain leafstalks or flatfishes)

Wiktionary

  1. compressed(Adjective)

    Pressed tightly together.

  2. compressed(Adjective)

    Flattened, especially when along its entire length.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Compressed

    of Compress

  2. Compressed(adj)

    pressed together; compacted; reduced in volume by pressure

  3. Compressed(adj)

    flattened lengthwise

How to pronounce compressed?

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    Veena
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How to say compressed in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of compressed in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of compressed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of compressed in a Sentence

  1. Ben Narasin:

    Being able to take the time, to get to know founders, to evaluate companies, to do due diligence – these things are harder in compressed time frame markets like the one we are in now, a deflation, of valuations and market conditions, would ease that pressure.

  2. Mark Luschini:

    Investors' attitudes seem to be worsening relative to the likelihood of a global recession. I think that's what financials are reflecting – that their net interest margins are going to be further compressed under collapsing bond yields.

  3. John Collomosse:

    We wanted the signature to be the same regardless of the codec the video is being compressed with, if I take my video and convert it from, say, MPEG-2 to MPEG-4, then that file will be of a totally different length, and the bits will have completely changed, which will produce a different hash. What we needed was a content-aware hashing algorithm.

  4. Remy de Gourmont:

    The human mind is so complex and things are so tangled up with each other that, to explain a blade of straw, one would have to take to pieces an entire universe. A definition is a sack of flour compressed into a thimble.

  5. Mary Baker Eddy:

    Give up the belief that mind is, even temporarily, compressed within the skull, and you will quickly become more manly or womanly. You will understand yourself and your Maker better than before.

Images & Illustrations of compressed

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Translations for compressed

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • tiivistetty, litistetty, kokoon puristettu, yhteen puristettuFinnish
  • comprimatRomanian

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