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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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Experiments were carried out at three different temperature levels (35[degrees]C, 55[degrees]C, and 70[degrees]C) and three different absolute pressure levels (0.
OMRON Corporation (TOKYO:6645) (OTC:OMRNY) today announced that it will release in January 2013, an absolute pressure sensor capable of accurately detecting 50cm altitudinal variations through highly precise sensing of air pressure fluctuation.
In order to apply this measurement technique to the non-invasive aICP meter, instead of comparing weights it is necessary to compare absolute pressures.
2] and PM), speed, intake air temperature (T), engine rpm, and manifold absolute pressure (MAP) at the air intake were measured.
Shots on Shots off Offside Fouls 13 Corners Bookings 222 10 3 REFWATCH DOUGIE McDONALD turned in an excellent performance in an absolute pressure cooker.
The 8540 series of miniature high-sensitivity piezoresistive absolute pressure transducers range from 15 to 500 psia, with a face diameter of 0.
A common Continental design is an absolute pressure controller (or a variation called a slope controller) that samples upper deck pressure and then regulates oil pressure to position the wastegate to maintain a constant manifold pressure.
Measurement ranges are available in both gauge and absolute pressure references from 15 psia to 9000 psig.
The reference face can be open to the atmosphere to measure gauge pressure, and when the other side is open to a sealed volume with fixed reference pressure, absolute pressure is measured.
A 50 to 115 kPa absolute pressure measurement range.
This was the case with units operating in cities where absolute pressure is lower because of the altitude.
Decrease in absolute pressure has an effect on both conversion and selectivity of products.
Complete range of industrial transducers and transmitters for monitoring gauge and absolute pressure, differential pressure, vacuum, load, weight, force, torque, displacement, and acceleration.
where p is the absolute pressure, V the volume of the system, R the universal gas constant, and T the absolute temperature.
Absolute pressure sensors were installed for measuring the low and high absolute pressures of the refrigeration system and the pressure at the evaporator inlet.