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  • n. The act or process of making something less compact; often specifically the reversal of previous compaction

Etymologies

de- +‎ compaction (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • What's the impetus for -- it's easy to decompaction in liquids where you take out a lot of water, but what do you take out in the powder?

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  • Similarly, we may choose to add additional RAM or disks to servers at a later time, which would require physical decompaction of server racks if we left no slack in our power consumption calculations.

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