Definition of condensed in English:

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Pronunciation: /kənˈdɛnst/


1Made denser or more concise; compressed or concentrated: a condensed version of the report
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  • Limiting the number of series Vick will play will free him to be responsible for only a condensed version of the weekly game plan.
  • Song downloads will be limited to a catalogue of 500 mobile mixes, or condensed versions lasting 90 to 120 seconds.
  • A condensed version of this article previously appeared in the quarterly newsletter of the International Association of Space Entrepreneurs.
1.1(Of a liquid) thickened by heating to reduce the water content; concentrated: condensed soup
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  • It tasted like there was some condensed tomato soup in there.
  • Condensed soups are pretty much just cans of flavour.
  • Add condensed soup and half-and-half or milk to the bowl with the stuffing mixture in the bowl; stir to blend.
2Changed from a gas or vapour to a liquid: droplets of condensed moisture
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  • The high velocity allows condensed droplets to move out of the way so that new ones can form.
  • A funnel cloud is formed by condensed water droplets when accompanied by a rotating column of wind.
  • Condensed water is called dew when it forms on a solid surface.

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