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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compressibility, squeezability, sponginess(noun)

    the property of being able to occupy less space


  1. compressibility(Noun)

    the degree to which something is compressible

  2. compressibility(Noun)

    the product of pressure and molar volume divided by the product of the gas constant and the absolute temperature

Webster Dictionary

  1. Compressibility(noun)

    the quality of being compressible of being compressible; as, the compressibility of elastic fluids

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. compressibilit.]


  1. Compressibility

    In thermodynamics and fluid mechanics, compressibility is a measure of the relative volume change of a fluid or solid as a response to a pressure change. where V is volume and p is pressure.

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  1. compressibility


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of compressibility in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of compressibility in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • Verdichtbarkeit, Stauchung, Komprimierbarkeit, KompressibilitätGerman

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