In domain theory, a function f is compactness preserving if f c is compact whenever c is.
[kuh m-pak-ter, kom-pak-] /kəmˈpæk tər, ˈkɒm pæk-/ noun 1. an appliance that crushes and compresses trash into small convenient bundles.
- Compact video disc
noun 1. a compact laser disc that plays both pictures and sound CDV
[kuh m-pah-drey] /kəmˈpɑ dreɪ/ noun, Chiefly Southwestern U.S. 1. a friend, companion, or close associate. /kɒmˈpɑːdreɪ; kəm-/ noun 1. (Southwestern US) a masculine friend n. “companion,” 1834, American English, from Spanish compadre “godfather,” hence “benefactor, friend,” from Medieval Latin compater, from com- “with” (see com-) + pater “father” (see father (n.). Cf. compere, also gossip […]
/kəmˈpeɪdʒiːz/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) a structure or framework