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emphasize

place the emphasis on

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  • place the emphasis on
  • emphasize
  • give emphasis to
  • place the accent on
  • lay emphasis upon

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special weight placed upon something considered important

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

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the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)

(psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense

special emphasis attached to something

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difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension

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(physics) force that produces strain on a physical body

test the limits of

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Coping with Stress and Building Leadership: One Man's Journey Melvin Mahone, Ph.
We are constantly experiencing different levels of stress and need a certain level of stress to be able to perform sufficiently.
Let us mention that since at the edge of the panel the stress component, perpendicular to the edge, is zero, the stresses at the edge can be correctly determined from the photoelastic image using extrapolation.
A national stress survey conducted by APA found that, during the year, 31% of women turn to food to manage stress compared to 19% of men.
Stress is thought to be a cause of relapse to drug addiction.
Brain research now indicates that people exposed to stress are more likely to abuse alcohol or other drugs, or to relapse to drug addiction.
The device would alert the wearer to the looming danger of a potential stress fracture.
If we have not applied the Bagley and Rabinowitsch corrections, then dividing the apparent shear stress by the apparent shear rate will determine the apparent viscosity ([[eta].
Figure A shows the recreated model of the failing horn at rest, with no stress.
But not all doctors who experience stress are consumed in this cycle.
One high stress event experienced by most college students involves midterm examination week.
According to the NMHA, chronic job-related stress is rampant.
We observed a significant relationship between moderately stressful life events characterized by conflict and disrupted daily routines, and the appearance of new Gd+ lesions 4 to 8 weeks later"--Mohr, "Psychological stress and the subsequent appearance of new brain MRI lesions in MS," Neurology, July 2000.
Nepomnaschy focused on extremely early pregnancies in healthy women and measured a biochemical indicator of stress.
In the middle of each three-hour test session half of the volunteer subjects had to make a four-minute speech on a controversial subject as a stress test, while the other half performed simple arithmetic problems.