Definition of compressed
1 : pressed together : reduced in size or volume (as by pressure)
2 : flattened as though subjected to compression:a : flattened laterally <petioles compressed>b : narrow from side to side and deep in a dorsoventral direction
compressedlyplay \kəm-ˈprest-lē, -ˈpre-səd-lē\ adverb
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