verb (used with object)
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A very frequent pulse is nearly always feeble and compressible.
The pulse is feeble and compressible; the temperature seldom more than one or two degrees above the normal standard.
About mid-day the pulse has come down to 80; and though feeble and compressible is a very respectable pulse.Notes on Nursing|Florence Nightingale
Every stick of wood, every compressible part of her structure and of her cargo, must have been staved in or flattened.Inventions of the Great War|A. Russell (Alexander Russell) Bond
The heart, at first rapid and full, becomes weak and compressible.