compact vs. contract – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Compact

Definition:

closely and firmly packed together

Examples:

a compact system that doesn't take up much room

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Contract

Definition:

a binding agreement between two or more persons or companies that is enforceable by law or make something smaller or shorter

Examples:

They signed a contract this morning. The spasm contracted the muscle.

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