Arranged or situated very close together: close-packed houses a solid column of close-packed soldiers
More example sentences
- At temperatures below 417 degrees Celsius cobalt exhibits a hexagonal close-packed structure.
- British Columbia's salmon farmers say lice hasn't been a problem, but local fishermen believe the close-packed Atlantic salmon act as disease and lice hothouses.
- See, if I give you lump of quartz or a lump of iron it's close-packed, no spaces between those atoms.
Definition of close-packed in:
- The US English dictionary