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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. compress: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. compress: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. compress: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. compress: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. compress: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. compress, compress: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Compress, compress: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. compress: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. compress: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. compress: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. compress: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. compress: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. compress: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. compress: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. compress: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. compress: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Compress: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Compress: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. compress: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. compress: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Compress: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. compress: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. compress: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. compress: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. compress: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. compress: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. compress: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Compress: Health & Beauty Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. compress: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. compress: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. Compress, compress: CCI Computer [home, info]
  3. compress: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compress: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. compress: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. compress: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Compress: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  5. compress: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. COMPRESS: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. compress: Idioms [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compress: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Compress: Beauty & Health Glossary [home, info]
  3. Compress: National Glass Association Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (compress)

noun:  a cloth pad or dressing (with or without medication) applied firmly to some part of the body (to relieve discomfort or reduce fever)
verb:  squeeze or press together ("She compressed her lips")
verb:  make more compact by or as if by pressing ("Compress the data")

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