Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.


or com·pact·er  (kəm-păk′tər, kŏm′păk′-)
An appliance that compresses trash for ease of disposal.
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
What is a man but a finer and compacter landscape than the horizon figures,-- nature's eclecticism?
Enables a compacter design, while allowing different products sizes to be transported.
Both models are thinner and compacter than their previous versions.
type product with a tag-along trailer to go behind a dump truck to pull a small compacter, backhoe or bulldozer.
fr] Analyse des preferences de paysage urbain dans les voitures compacter et des zones postindustrielles a Vitoria-Gasteiz.
On ne prend jamais ou presque le soin de curer la cavite ou encore de compacter le bitume pour lui donner plus d'adherence au sol.
The discharge of the cargo had also been delayed as a track compacter, used to crush gravel, had shifted and was blocking the exit ramps.
They hold eight times more waste than similar sized street bins without a solar compacter.
Le projet 2013 etait une [beaucoup moins que]scolarite virtuelle[beaucoup plus grand que] qui consiste en un systeme qui va compacter toutes les administrations d'universites en guichets automatiques.
Hand-operated soil compacter was used at a consistent pressure of 3000 psi.
To be sure to receive a good and homogenous compaction a roller compacter should thus be used, however, for efficiency the compaction with a caterpillar only is also possible, particularly on slopes with inclinations flatter than 1:3.