See also: décompression
- The process of decompressing.
- The decompression of large data files may take a while.
- The restoration to atmospheric pressure of a person who has spent time under higher pressure (such as a diver)
- Mode of operation of some internal combustion engines that makes them easier to start, but significantly increases fuel consumption.
- (medicine) The relief of pressure on a body part by surgery
Terms derived from decompression
mode of engine operation