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compact (n):
a small cosmetics case with a mirror; to be carried in a woman's purse
compact (n):
a small and economical car
compact (n):
a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
Related Word: covenant
compact (v):
compress into a wad
Samples
wad paper into the box
Related Words: bundlepackwad
compact (v):
have the property of being packable or of compacting easily
Samples
This powder compacts easily.
Such odd-shaped items do not pack well
compact (v):
squeeze or press together
Samples
she compressed her lips.
the spasm contracted the muscle

Related Words: compressconstrictcontractpress
compact (v):
make more compact by or as if by pressing
Samples
compress the data
Related Words: compress
compact (a):
closely and firmly united or packed together
Samples
compact soil.
compact clusters of flowers
compact (s):
briefly giving the gist of something
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a short and compendious book.
a compact style is brief and pithy.
succinct comparisons.
a summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject

Related Words: compendioussuccinctsummary
compact (s):
having a short and solid form or stature
Samples
a wrestler of compact build.
he was tall and heavyset.
stocky legs.
a thickset young man
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The notion that for every wrong done there should be a compensating measure of justice.


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