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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·pres·sion /kəmˈprɛʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 com·pres·sion /kəmˈprɛʃən/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·pres·sion n.
 1. The act of compressing, or state of being compressed. Compression of thought.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an increase in the density of something [syn: compaction,
           concretion, densification]
      2: the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed
         together; "the contraction of a gas on cooling" [syn: condensation,
      3: encoding information while reducing the bandwidth or bits
         required [ant: decompression]
      4: applying pressure [syn: compressing] [ant: decompression]