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compressor

noun com·pres·sor \-ˈpre-sər\

: a machine that compresses air or gas

Full Definition of COMPRESSOR

:  one that compresses: as
a :  a muscle that compresses a part
b :  a machine that compresses gases

First Known Use of COMPRESSOR

1839
COMPRESSOR Defined for Kids

compressor

noun com·pres·sor \kəm-ˈpre-sər\

Definition of COMPRESSOR for Kids

:  a machine for reducing the volume of something (as air) by pressure
Medical Dictionary

compressor

noun com·pres·sor \-ˈpres-ər\

Medical Definition of COMPRESSOR

:  one that compresses: as a :  a muscle that compresses a part b :  a machine that compresses gases

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