Synonyms of compression


1. compaction, compression, concretion, densification, concentration

usage: an increase in the density of something

2. compression, condensation, contraction, shrinking, shrinkage

usage: the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together; "the contraction of a gas on cooling"

3. compression, encoding, encryption

usage: encoding information while reducing the bandwidth or bits required

4. compression, compressing, press, pressure, pressing

usage: applying pressure

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