There are 2 translations of compress in Spanish:

compress1

vt

/kəmˈpres/
  • 1.1 (reduce) comprimir; [text] condensarto compress sth into sth it is compressed into solid blocks se comprime hasta formar bloques compactos he compressed the speech into a short article escribió un breve artículo en el que se condensaba el discurso
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    • They can be compressed into nine critical questions.
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    • Often, large files are compressed to reduce downloading time.
    • The files are automatically compressed so they're small enough to send via email.
    • Without a second thought, you'd probably compress the file and send it off.
    1.2 [Computing/Informática] comprimir

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vt
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There are 2 translations of compress in Spanish:

compress2

n

/ˈkɑːmpres; ˈkɒmpres/
  • compresa (feminine) hot/cold compress compresa caliente/fría
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    • Symptoms increased with warmth and were relieved partially with cold compresses.
    • If stung by a fire ant, the first recommended step is to apply a cold compress to relieve the swelling and pain.
    • She pressed the cold compress to the spot where she hit her head.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.