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Definition of Condense

Condense
Condense Con*dense", v. i. 1. To become more compact; to be reduced into a denser form. Nitrous acid is gaseous at ordinary temperatures, but condenses into a very volatile liquid at the zero of Fahrenheit. --H. Spencer. 2. (Chem.) (a) To combine or unite (as two chemical substances) with or without separation of some unimportant side products. (b) To undergo polymerization.
Condense
Condense Con*dense", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Condensed; p. pr. & vb. n. Condensing.] [L. condensare; con- + densare to make thick or dense, densus thick, dense: cf. F. condenser. See Dense, and cf. Condensate.] 1. To make more close, compact, or dense; to compress or concentrate into a smaller compass; to consolidate; to abridge; to epitomize. In what shape they choose, Dilated or condensed, bright or obscure. --Milton. The secret course pursued at Brussels and at Madrid may be condensed into the usual formula, dissimulation, procrastination, and again dissimulation. --Motley. 2. (Chem. & Physics) To reduce into another and denser form, as by cold or pressure; as, to condense gas into a liquid form, or steam into water. Condensed milk, milk reduced to the consistence of very thick cream by evaporation (usually with addition of sugar) for preservation and transportation. Condensing engine, a steam engine in which the steam is condensed after having exerted its force on the piston. Syn: To compress; contract; crowd; thicken; concentrate; abridge; epitomize; reduce.
Condense
Condense Con*dense", a. [L. condensus.] Condensed; compact; dense. [R.] The huge condense bodies of planets. --Bentley.

Meaning of Condense from wikipedia

- maximal threshold. Vapor cooling and compressing equipment that collects condensed liquids is called a "condenser". Psychrometry measures the rates of condensation...
- added, in the form of sweetened condensed milk (SCM), to the extent that the terms "condensed milk" and "sweetened condensed milk" are often used interchangeably...
- Condensing may refer to: Condensation Condensing steam locomotive Condensing boiler Condensing osteitis...
- Condensed matter physics is the field of physics that deals with the macroscopic and microscopic physical properties of matter. In particular it is concerned...
- Condensing osteitis is a periapical inflammatory disease that results from a reaction to a dental related infection. This causes more bone production rather...
- Condensing boilers are water heaters fueled by gas or oil. They achieve high efficiency (typically greater than 90% on the higher heating value) by condensing...
- Condensed tannins (proanthocyanidins, polyflavonoid tannins, catechol-type tannins, pyrocatecollic type tannins, non-hydrolyzable tannins or flavolans)...
- Peter Sloterdijk,[page needed] the Crystal Palace is the first attempt to condense the representation of the world in a unitary exhibition space, where the...
- describe the tendency of a vapor to condense into a liquid or solid; less volatile substances will more readily condense from a vapor than highly volatile...
- restrictions on foreign exchange transactions, while other countries condensed "trade and exchange restrictions only marginally": "Countries that remained...
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