compressedly
adverb see compressed

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • compressedly — adv. in a compressed manner (compacted, concentrated, condensed) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • compressedly — com·pressed·ly …   English syllables

  • compressedly — adverb see compressed …   Useful english dictionary

  • compressed — compressedly, adv. /keuhm prest /, adj. 1. pressed into less space; condensed: compressed gases. 2. pressed together: compressed lips. 3. flattened by or as if by pressure: compressed wallboard. 4. Zool., Bot. flattened laterally. [1325 75; ME;… …   Universalium

  • compressed — adjective Date: 14th century 1. pressed together ; reduced in size or volume (as by pressure) 2. flattened as though subjected to compression: a. flattened laterally < petioles compressed > b. narrow from side to side and deep in a dorsoventral …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • briefly — adv 1. momentarily, temporarily, shortly, swiftly, briskly, suddenly, quickly; hastily, cursorily, perfunctorily, hurriedly. 2. concisely, succinctly, straightforwardly, emphatically, pointedly, directly; condensedly, compressedly, contractedly,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • summarily — adv 1. promptly, forthwith, immediately, instantly, instantaneously, Sl. P.D.Q., directly, straightaway, without delay, right off the bat; with dispatch, Archaic. presently, Inf. in a jiffy, in a trice, Inf. in a mo or sec, at once, right now;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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