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compact

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1 having a consistency that does not easily yield to pressure
  • a mattress with a compact foam core
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2 having little space between items or parts
  • compact soil that should provide good support for the plant
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3 marked by the use of few words to convey much information or meaning
  • compact prose without a single wasted word
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1 a formal agreement between two or more nations or peoples
  • a five-nation compact to control drug traffic
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2 an arrangement about action to be taken
  • The two made a compact never to artificially prolong the other's life in the event of incapacitating illness or injury.
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1 to bring (something) to a central point or under a single control
  • The media giant decided to compact all of its far-flung operations onto a single site.
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2 to reduce in size or volume by or as if by pressing parts or members together
  • Compact the snow into a tight ball for throwing.
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