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Definition 1: relieving pressure (especially bringing a compressed person gradually back to atmospheric pressure) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for decompression in the sense of this definition

(decompression is a kind of ...) the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)

"he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain"

Definition 2: restoring compressed information to its normal form for use or display - [noun denoting act]

(decompression is a kind of ...) the activity of making clear or converting from code into plain text

"a secret key or password is required for decryption"

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