press sth firmly together
closely packed together; neatly fitted in a small space
agreement or contract between two or more parties
"compact clusters of flowers"
"a wrestler of compact build"
"he was tall and heavyset"
"a thickset young man"
"a short and compendious book"
"a compact style is brief and pithy"
"a summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject"
"This powder compacts easily"
"Such odd-shaped items do not pack well"
"wad paper into the box"
"compress the data"
"she compressed her lips"
"the spasm contracted the muscle"
A compact city with no suburbs to speak of.
出自： K. Amis
A star that has imploded..and become so compact that even its atoms are crushed.
出自： P. Davies
This article was compacted into a passage.
这篇文章被压缩成一段。 compact sth into sth
Try to compact the sand into the mold.