compact englannista suomeksi
To form an agreement or contract.
2004, Ronan Deazley, ''On the Origin of the Right to Copy'' (page 94)
- In return for the sovereign's protection, they compacted to police the content of public literature.
Closely packed, i.e. packing much in a small space.
Having all necessary features fitting neatly into a small space.
Joined or held together; leagued; confederated.
- (RQ:Shakespeare Measure)
1622, (w), ''The Compleat Gentleman''
- a pipe of seven reeds, compact with wax together
Composed or made; with ''of''.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
2012, BBC News: ''Dundee Courier makes move to compact'' http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-16576612:
- The Dundee Courier has announced the newspaper will be relaunching as a compact later this week. Editor Richard Neville said a "brighter, bolder" paper would appear from Saturday, shrunk from broadsheet to tabloid size.
To make more dense; to compress.
(quote-journal) (Property)|date=24 August 2014|passage=You need to excavate and remove the topsoil, line the subsoil with a geotextile, then lay and compact hardcore.
To unite or connect firmly, as in a system.
(l) (qualifier), dense