Obcompressed Ob"com*pressed" a. [Pref. ob- + compressed.] Compressed or flattened antero-posteriorly, or in a way opposite to the usual one. [1913 Webster]

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  • obcompressed — ob·com·pressed (ŏb kəm prĕstʹ) adj. Botany Flattened from back to front rather than from side to side, as in the fruits of pennycress or peppergrass. * * * …   Universalium

  • obcompressed — ob·compressed …   English syllables

  • obcompressed — |äb+ adjective Etymology: ob + compressed : flattened vertically or anteriorly rather than laterally …   Useful english dictionary

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