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com·pac·tion

 (kəm-păk′shən)
n.
The process of compacting or the state of being compacted.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.compaction - an increase in the density of somethingcompaction - an increase in the density of something
concentration - increase in density
2.compaction - the act of crushing
compressing, compression - applying pressure
pulverisation, pulverization, grind, mill - the act of grinding to a powder or dust
Translations

compaction

[kəmˈpækʃən] n (= compression) → compactage m
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The soil compaction machines market report delivers vital insights on the supply and demand scenario and product innovations in the soil compaction machines marketplace worldwide.
Summary: The soil compaction machines market report delivers vital insights on the supply and demand scenario and product innovations in the soil compaction machines marketplace worldwide.
The diagenetic processes, noticed in carbonates of the Mughal Kot Formation, includes micritization, dolomitization, iron cementation, cementation (isopach), mechanical compaction, chemical compaction (stylolitization) and fracturing (but most are filled).
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AT Llysun, Mr Tudor is also addressing compaction in his clay loam soils - he reckons it has reduced performance by up to 40% in some fields.
Left ventricular spongiform or non compaction cardiomyopathy is one of the rarer forms of cardiomyopathy with a reported prevalence of 0.014-0.05% in adults.
The layered filling compaction of dam materials is an important process in the construction of a rockfill dam.
The degree of compaction is a significant index of investigation to achieve the goal of in situ quality control/quality assurance of granular pavement layers (subgrade, subbase, and base) [2-4].
In the construction of the face rockfill dam, the compaction quality of the filling material is very important to the stability and durability of the dam.
Although injection molding is the most favored process for fabricating articles from thermoplastics, polymer powder compaction, a method based on powder metallurgy, has been attempted [4-7].
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