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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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In that case, the maximum values of compression stress perpendicular to the face board are low, Fig 4.
Nonetheless, Plastazote is not suggested for cushioning and control purposes because it may not be able to absorb the impact energy during gait or resist compression stress (<98 kPa), so it may deform easily.
It shows that the compression stress undergoes a rapid release with the retention ratio dropping from 100% to -- 80% within 5 min after the test is started, and then the curves decrease gradually.
For the bar with the other end free, the stress at the free end is always zero, therefore, the traveling compression stress wave is reflected at the free end as a tension wave and whenever that tension wave reaches the contact end at time o, it nullified the stress at that end and contact is terminated.
In order to analyze the impact of scour on stability of the piers, the finite element analysis is used, to calculate and analyze compression stress of foundation base of the piers and displacement of the pier top under the influence of all kinds of degree of scour separately.
improved compression stress relaxation for pipe seals:
The new rotor design creates a uniform compression stress "cradle" for the magnets that changes to fit the magnet shape as the electrical machine increases in speed.
Internal pressure subsequently relieves this compression stress to zero or slightly above zero but well less than the threshold required to support fractures in the brittle mode.
This compression stress relaxation data is available at different temperatures (23 C, 70 C, 80 C, 100 C and, for some grades, minus 40 C) for the Santoprene TPV sealing grades used in pipe, automotive, construction and general purpose applications.
Whenever packages are unitized on top of a pallet, it's critical to design the packaging for the maximum compression stress each package might endure.
By analyzing compression stress distributions imposed on packaging, the software can yield up to 18% cost reductions.
pz] is axial direction compression stress in steel shell; A and [A.
The most important strenght indicators of thermal insulation materials are: compression stress by 10% deformation, stress parallel to the sample surface and compressibility [4].
The amount of force decay from t = 30 minutes to a desired time is generally measured in accordance with the compression stress relaxation test, ISO 3384(A).
These forces appear due to the increment in compression stress.