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Another word for compress

  1. To subject to compression

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  2. To reduce in size, as by drawing together

      1. To become reduced in amount or value; dwindle:
      2. To cause to shrink or contract; specif., to cause (fabric) to shrink by a special process in manufacturing so as to minimize later shrinkage
      3. (Intransitive) To become smaller; to contract.
      1. To hire (a person, business, etc.) to perform under contract
      2. To acquire or incur:
      3. To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
      1. (Rare) To cause to contract, constrict, or shrink
      1. To hold in; limit; restrict
      2. To become constricted.
      3. To make smaller or narrower, esp. at one place, by binding, squeezing, or shrinking; contract
      1. To consolidate; combine.
      2. To press or join firmly together:
      3. To be capable of being pressed tightly together or to become so pressed:
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Another word for compress