from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Serving to or able to compress.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having power to compress; tending to compress.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Compressing, or having power or tendency to compress.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective That compresses


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