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In`com*press"i*ble (?), a. [Pref. in- not + compressible: cf. F. incompressible.]

Not compressible; incapable of being reduced by force or pressure into a smaller compass or volume; resisting compression; as, many liquids and solids appear to be almost incompressible.

-- In`com*press"i*ble*ness, n.

 

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