Size, shape, compactness and the number of clusters on a shoot must be noted.
The feathers, their warmth, and compactness for shedding water.
Australian Handbook (admirable for its wisdom and compactness).
The most remarkable thing about the book was its maturity and compactness.
The Compactness yet completeness will make it a favorite with agriculturists.
All surface enrichment should have an appearance of compactness or unity.
His English style is much admired for its force and compactness.
The society of the Dark Ages had been perfect in its symmetry and compactness.
What was to be particularly admired (he said) in the Commons, was its compactness.
Above all things in these early days must compactness and lightness be studied.