Translation of compression in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /kəmˈpreʃən/


uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (reduction) compresión (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) compression-ignition engine motor (masculine) de compresión compression ratio relación (feminine) de compresión compression stroke carrera (feminine) de compresión
    More example sentences
    • Lossless data compression is used for data that must not be changed even a single bit.
    • Metastatic disease in the lumbar area can cause spinal cord compression.
    • The added bonus of lossless audio compression is a boon for people who have good speakers and good ears.
    1.2 [Computing/Informática] compresión (feminine)

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