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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: compress(0.01663 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to compress.
English → Indonesian (quick)
kompres, memadatkan, menekan
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: make more compact by or as if by pressing; “compress the
data” [syn: compact, pack together] [ant: decompress]
2: squeeze or press together; “she compressed her lips”; “the
spasm contracted the muscle” [syn: constrict, squeeze,
compact, contract, press]
n : a cloth pad or dressing (with or without medication) applied
firmly to some part of the body (to relieve discomfort or
English → English (gcide)
Compress \Com"press\, n. [F. compresse.] (Surg.)
A folded piece of cloth, pledget of lint, etc., used to cover
the dressing of wounds, and so placed as, by the aid of a
bandage, to make due pressure on any part.
Compress \Com*press"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Compressed; p. pr &
vb. n. Compressing.] [L. compressus, p. p. of comprimere to
compress: com- + premere to press. See Press.]
1. To press or squeeze together; to force into a narrower
compass; to reduce the volume of by pressure; to compact;
to condense; as, to compress air or water.
Events of centuries . . . compressed within the
compass of a single life. --D. Webster.
The same strength of expression, though more
compressed, runs through his historical harangues.
2. To embrace sexually. [Obs.] --Pope.
3. (Computers) to reduce the space required for storage (of
binary data) by an algorithm which converts the data to a
smaller number of bits while preserving the information
content. The compressed data is usually decompressed to
recover the initial data format before subsequent use.
Syn: To crowd; squeeze; condense; reduce; abridge.