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condense (something) (in)to (something)

To reduce something into fewer parts, or to make something smaller or shorter. You definitely need to condense this paper into a shorter version because you're currently 20 pages over the limit.
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condense something (in)to something

to compress or reduce something to something; to shrink or abridge something into a smaller version. Condense this into half its original volume. You should condense this novel to a short story.
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Therefore, there is a general limit to how much water may condense in a structure in a heating environment, and there is a generally lower incidence of mold in those environments.
The strategic handbook, for the second year in a row written and produced by Avnet, condenses key messages, strategies, ideas and tactics into a manageable reading exercise.
And if there's moisture in the air, the water will condense (change from water vapor to liquid water) to form rain clouds.
And you get almost all of those BTUs back when the steam condenses on the cold radiators.
A heat pipe consists of a sealed container holding a liquid such as Freon R12, which evaporates and condenses within the range of temperature for the intended application.
The steam pushes the air out of the pipes and then condenses in the radiators.