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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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KARACHI -- Several areas of Karachi experienced power disruption in a cascading effect caused by tripping of 500 KV Jamshoro Extra High Tension line in the wee hours on Sunday, an official of the K Electric said here.
yards were created and constructed upon land reserved for water conduit of KW and SB and High Tension Line of K-Electric by the officials of KDA in connivance with the officials of Master Plan Department (MPD), KW and SB and SBCA.
Sources said Wapda's 500kv transmission line tripped due to a blast in extra high tension line passing through National Highway.
The above said officers of KDA were allegedly involved in illegal construction and sale / purchase of plots in a Housing Scheme named University Hill Villas located at Block-1, Gulistan-e-Johar, Scheme-36, Karachi on land reserved for water conduit and High Tension Line of K-Electric.
yards were created and constructed upon land reserved for water conduit of KW and SB and High Tension Line of K-Electric by officials of KDA in connivance with officials of Master Plan Department (MPD), KW and SB and SBCA which caused billions of rupees losses to national exchequer.
KARACHI -- Power normalisation process is underway in Pakistan's largest and richest city, Karachi, after disruption of supply to major parts of the metropolis due to tripping of Extra High Tension Line (EHT) early Friday morning.
The governing body decided to carry out a project of construction of two kilometres long road, from E-Block Johar Town to Doctors Hospital under high tension line, M.A.
K-Electric is demanding Rs.50 million for the transfer of high tension lines, power cables and other infrastructure, a demand that KIDCL officials say is unreasonable.
He asked union leaders to hold line staff bound to get PTW at all cost before starting work at high tension or low tension lines. They should begin work only when supply from feeder is discontinued for their safety, he added.