decompressed

decompress

[dee-kuhm-pres]
verb (used with object)
1.
to cause to undergo decompression.
verb (used without object)
2.
to undergo decompression.
3.
Informal. to relax; unwind.

Origin:
1900–05; translation of French décomprimer. See de-, compress

decompressive, adjective
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decompress (ˌdiːkəmˈprɛs)
 
vb
1.  to relieve (a substance) of pressure or (of a substance) to be relieved of pressure
2.  to return (a diver, caisson worker, etc) to a condition of normal atmospheric pressure gradually from a condition of increased pressure or (of a diver, etc) to be returned to such a condition
 
decom'pression
 
n
 
decom'pressive
 
adj

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decompress
1905, from de- + compress.
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