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incompressible

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adjective in·com·press·ible \ˌin-kəm-ˈpre-sə-bəl\

Definition of incompressible

  1. :  incapable of or resistant to compression



Circa 1736

First Known Use of incompressible

circa 1736

Rhymes with incompressible


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