Having the nature of an epigram; terse, witty, etc.
The definition of compact is a person or thing that takes up a small amount of space.
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Disposed or intended in a specified manner. Often used in combination:
The slender part of a flower pistil, connecting the ovary and the stigma. The pollen tube grows through the style delivering the pollen nuclei to the ovary.
Precisely meaningful and tersely cogent
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