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condensed Syllabification: con·densed
Pronunciation: /kənˈdenst/

Definition of condensed in English:


1Made denser or more concise; compressed or concentrated: a condensed version of the report
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  • This highly condensed biography allows little room for analysis.
  • As international cricket tours become increasingly condensed, the scheduling of warm-up and practice matches is ever more complicated and important.
  • The History of Language is a necessarily condensed account, aimed at the general reader, of the principles that underlie comparative philology.
1.1(Of a liquid) concentrated by the removal of water: condensed soup
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  • It's a condensed sauce of peas, stock, garlic and seasonings that can be frozen and then made into soups.
  • After about two minutes add two cans of condensed beef consommé with enough water to bring it to about 3 cups of liquid.
  • In addition to cheese, the plant manufactures fractionated whey products, sweet cream, whey cream, condensed whey and water.
concentrated, evaporated, reduced;
strong, undiluted
2Changed from a gas or vapor to a liquid: droplets of condensed moisture
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  • Since the oils do not mix with water, they are easy to recover from the condensed liquid.
  • As masonry surfaces tend to chill and collect condensed moisture, painting early in the morning and late afternoon should be avoided except in dry climates.
  • Condensed water is called dew when it forms on a solid surface.

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