incompressible

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French incompressible, from in- +‎ compressible

Adjective[edit]

incompressible (not comparable)

  1. Not compressible.
  2. (calculus, of a vector field) Having a divergence equal to zero.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

in- +‎ compressible

Adjective[edit]

incompressible (plural incompressibles)

  1. incompressible
  2. (law) For a penalty (peine incompressible): mandatory (period, minimum), ineligibility (period of parole ~)

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