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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Taking up no more space than necessary; With concise and precise brevity;

Usage examples (36)
  • Liquid food compactly stored in a pressurized tank
  • The children were packed compactly into the car
  • We feel as if we were closely and compactly put together.
  • They were compactly, systematically organized, with no parade of logic. for more
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