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Synonyms for pressure

Synonyms for pressure

the act, condition, or effect of exerting force on someone or something

power used to overcome resistance

to cause (a person or thing) to act or move in spite of resistance

to maintain normal air pressure in


Synonyms for pressure

a force that compels

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the act of pressing

the state of demanding notice or attention

the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin

an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress

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to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"

exert pressure on someone through threats

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Of the 18 patients who were receiving "conventional treatment," 9 were using continuous positive airway pressure, 8 were using bilevel positive airway pressure, and 1 was using a dental device.
The results of his second sleep study were worse than the first, but he ultimately obtained excellent relief with bilevel positive airway pressure.
The report provides analysis and review of the key clinical trials being carried out globally and across key Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Devices market categories - Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure (BPAP), Automatic Self-Adjusting Positive Airway Pressure (APAP)
2 Respiratory Devices, Company Shares, 2012 6 EU-5 Countries Positive Airway Pressure Devices Market (2005-2018) Definitions Positive Airway Pressure Devices Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure (BPAP) Automatic Positive Airway Pressure (APAP) 6.
Profile Lite offers comfort and two-in-one convenience for patients using CPAP or bilevel positive airway pressure devices.