One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘I am exhausted, but that ground is in better shape than it has been for years, judging by the compactness of the soil when I started.’
- ‘The best thing about the deck of exercises, which sells for $14.95, is its compactness.’
- ‘And what do this brevity and compactness achieve?’
- ‘Through a complex system of lenses and mirrors the camera maintained compactness without sacrificing print size.’
- ‘Welles liked the brevity and compactness, the swiftness and shock of a good short story.’
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