what is difference between decompress and depressurize
de- + compress
- (UK) IPA(key): /diːkəmˈpɹɛs/
decompress (third-person singular simple present decompresses, present participle decompressing, simple past and past participle decompressed)
- (transitive) To relieve the pressure or compression on something.
- (transitive) To bring someone (such as a diver) back to normal atmospheric pressure after being exposed to high pressure.
- (transitive, computing) To restore (compressed data) to its original form.
- (intransitive) To adjust to normal atmospheric pressure after being exposed to high pressure.
- (intransitive, informal) To relax.
From de- + pressurize
- (UK) IPA(key): /diːˈpɹɛʃəɹaɪz/
depressurize (third-person singular simple present depressurizes, present participle depressurizing, simple past and past participle depressurized)
- (transitive) To reduce the air pressure within a chamber.
- (intransitive) To have the pressure of one’s environmental atmosphere reduced.