Incompressible 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. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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