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Synonyms for tension

Synonyms for tension

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

Synonyms for tension

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

the physical condition of being stretched or strained

a balance between and interplay of opposing elements or tendencies (especially in art or literature)

(physics) a stress that produces an elongation of an elastic physical body

feelings of hostility that are not manifest

the action of stretching something tight

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The effect of upper gas-trointestinal endoscopy on arterial oxygen tension in smok-ers and nonsmokers with and without premedication.
A modified version for primary care physicians, called SMRT-CO, does not require the results of investigations such as serum albumin, arterial pH, and arterial oxygen tension.
The effects of crying on arterial oxygen tension in infants recovering from respiratory distress.
Arterial oxygen tension changes in elderly patients undergoing upper gastrointestinal endoscopy: 1.