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Synonyms for compact

Synonyms for compact

having all parts near to each other

precisely meaningful and tersely cogent

to subject to compression

to reduce in size, as by drawing together

an act or state of agreeing between parties regarding a course of action

a legally binding arrangement between parties

an agreement, especially one involving a sale or exchange

Synonyms for compact

a small cosmetics case with a mirror

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a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action

a small and economical car

have the property of being packable or of compacting easily


compress into a wad

make more compact by or as if by pressing

closely and firmly united or packed together

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having a short and solid form or stature

briefly giving the gist of something

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Grzesiak S, Grzesiak MT, Filek W, Hura T, Stabryla J (2002) The impact of different soil moisture and soil compaction on the growth of triticale root system.
Hakansson I, Lipiec J (2000) A review of the usefulness of relative bulk density values in studies of soil structure and compaction.
Hamza MA, Anderson WK (2005) Soil compaction in cropping systems.
Hetz EJ (2001) Soil compaction potential of tractors and other heavy agricultural machines used in Chile.
Horn R, Domzzal H, Anna Slowinska-Jurkiewicz A, van Ouwerkerk C (1995) Soil compaction processes and their effects on the structure of arable soils and the environment.
Marshall SE, Tokunaga A (2006) Soil compaction and strength: measurement methods and influences on perennial grass growth.
O'Sullivan MF (1992) Uniaxial compaction effects on soil physical properties in relation to soil type and cultivation.
The permeability apparatus designed for this experiment was capable of distinguishing differences in flow direction and mat compaction ratio.
Compaction Number of samples/flake thickness Density ratio 0.