Definition of compactly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//kəmˈpæktli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//kəmˈpæktli//
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  1. 1in a way that uses or fills only a small amount of space
  2. 2in a way that is closely and firmly packed together
  3. 3compactly built (of a person or an animal) with a small and strong body