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decompress

(compression, data)
To reverse the effects of data compression.

decompress

To restore compressed data back to their original size. Decompressing is also called "unarchiving." See data compression and archive.
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Police officers who live and work in small towns almost never have an opportunity to decompress.
These beds will also decompress the area's emergency rooms and mitigate any increase in waiting times for inpatient admission for all residents.
Our technique allowed us to decompress the first genu and the labyrinthine segment of the nerve.
1 or higher, as well as continue to open, view, translate, decode and decompress files, even without the application that created the file.
The software is a beta version of the company's JPEG2000 implementation and allows software and hardware devices to compress and decompress lossless or lossy image data.