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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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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.
A pilot study of 12 patients demonstrated that the standard deviation in arterial oxygen tension ([P.
Continuous measurement of arterial oxygen tension during one-lung ventilation.
There was no effect of the arginine vasopressin on arterial oxygen tension (226[+ or -]106 vs.
the ventilated lung), minimises the increase in pulmonary shunt fraction and ameliorates the decrease in arterial oxygen tension ([P.