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  • verb Present participle of recompact.


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  • After the backfill is finished, keep compacting for one week, filling up with water once a day and recompacting the following day.

    5. Construction of ferro-cement reservoirs 1989

  • This death of incineration and dispersion is, to natural reason, the most irrecoverable death of all; and yet _Domini Domini sunt exitus mortis, unto God the Lord belong the issues of death_; and by recompacting this dust into the same body, and remaining the same body with the same soul, he shall in a blessed and glorious resurrection give me such an issue from this death as shall never pass into any other death, but establish me into a life that shall last as long as the Lord of Life himself.

    Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions Together with Death's Duel John Donne 1601


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