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Synonyms for compress

Synonyms for compress

to subject to compression

to reduce in size, as by drawing together

Synonyms for compress

a cloth pad or dressing (with or without medication) applied firmly to some part of the body (to relieve discomfort or reduce fever)

make more compact by or as if by pressing

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With the ICF approach, researchers heat and compress the fuel by illuminating it with radiation or ion beams.
ICF program has emphasized indirect drive because scientists have doubted whether direct-drive systems could compress the fusion target with sufficient uniformity.
It also provides the ability to further compress existing Adobe Acrobat documents by converting black and white images to embedded JBIG2 compressed files.
eFotoXpress is a software utility that uses wavelet compression technology and the new JPEG2000 standard to easily compress very large images so that they may be sent by e-mail without any loss in quality.
This product is designed to compress any high-resolution JPEG images from different digital cameras, scanners and camcorders.