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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adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

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 triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.