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English noun: compaction

1. compaction (event) an increase in the density of something

Synonymscompression, concretion, densification

Broader (hypernym)concentration

2. compaction (act) the act of crushing

Synonymscrunch, crush

Broader (hypernym)compressing, compression

Narrower (hyponym)grind, mill, pulverisation, pulverization

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