# Python | Numpy matrix.squeeze()

With the help of `matrix.squeeze()` method, we are able to squeeze the size of a matrix by using the same method. But remember one thing we use this method on Nx1 size of matrix which gives out as 1xN matrix.

Syntax : `matrix.squeeze()`
Return : Return a squeezed matrix

Example #1 :
In this example we are able to squeeze the size of given matrix by using `matrix.squeeze()` method.

 `# import the important module in python ` `import` `numpy as np ` `            `  `# make matrix with numpy ` `gfg ``=` `np.matrix(``'[, ]'``) ` `            `  `# applying matrix.squeeze() method ` `gfg.squeeze() ` `  `  `print``(gfg) `

Output:

```[[ 4 12]]
```

Example #2 :

 `# import the important module in python ` `import` `numpy as np ` `            `  `# make matrix with numpy ` `gfg ``=` `np.matrix(``'[4, 1, 9; 12, 3, 1; 4, 5, 6]'``) ` `            `  `# applying matrix.squeeze() method ` `gfg.squeeze() ` `  `  `print``(gfg) `

Output:

```[[ 4  1  9]
[12  3  1]
[ 4  5  6]]
```

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