Definitions for "Pressure"
Keywords:  psi, exert, pascal, kilopascal, pound
The act of pressing, or the condition of being pressed; compression; a squeezing; a crushing; as, a pressure of the hand.
A contrasting force or impulse of any kind; as, the pressure of poverty; the pressure of taxes; the pressure of motives on the mind; the pressure of civilization.
Impression; stamp; character impressed.
refers to a defender putting pressure on his opponent with the ball
To position one of your checkers where it threatens an opponent's blot by directly bearing upon it and thus obliging the opponent to move it, make a point with it or be hit.
An attack on the blade executed by contacting the blade and pressing upon it (varying degrees of pressure may be used).
Pressure sensitive
the somatic sensation of pressure; "the sensitivity of his skin to pressure and temperature was normal"
This is spreading your brush bristles out by pushing down on them in a motion that goes from ceiling-to-floor. It helps your brush to do 90% of the work for you.
Keywords:  knife, gap, indifferent, bar, thickness
This happens when the gap between knife and pressure bar is too narrow causing indifferent thickness.
Slicing fault which occurs when the gap between the knife and the pressure bar is too small or too large to clear the veneer. Different thicknesses are given and to some extent bad cuts, too.
Keywords:  suffa, hilltop, adelaide, dan, smith
Pressure (Dan Smith) is one of the MC's of the Adelaide-based Hip-Hop group the Hilltop Hoods. He's spent nearly his entire life in the hills of Adelaide and still lives there to this day. From a young age he was in to Hip-Hop and with Suffa MC, DJ Next and (when DJ Next left) DJ Debris formed the Hilltop Hoods.
Keywords:  navier, coarser, stokes, dryer, crucial
The radial distribution function | Introduction | Navier-Stokes equations
Pressure is a crucial factor in transferring ink from the plate to paper. Pressure must be sufficient and equally distributed. The dryer, thicker and coarser the paper, the greater the pressure must be to make a high-quality print. Under pressure, the paper is smoothed and compacted throughout the plate mark.
Applied to one or both skis by the skier's body mass or muscle. See weighting.
Pressure is what good agents apply to the evolutionary process. Agent do not control what future generations will look like directly. Rather through selective pressure, they choose their favorite designs to reproduce. If a set of agents is too permissive, they will not be applying sufficient pressure to the system.
is a term used when applying color either lightly or heavly to the surface of the paper.
Affliction; distress; grievance.
an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress
Keywords:  hypertension
Keywords:  sprint, i'm, paddle, dock, tough
How hard you're rowing, expressed as a percentage of how hard you can row. I might row 100% in a sprint race, 80% in a longer head race, 50% if I'm working on technique during practice, at a paddle when I'm rowing back to the dock after a tough practice.
A fundamental part of Paintless Dent Repair referring to proper gauging of necessary strength when removing a dent
Keywords:  urgency, business
Urgency; as, the pressure of business.
Changes the drilling fluid pressure.
In most cases this is the hydrostatic pressure of fluids immediately before entering the body of the nozzle. Please note that this differs from the velocity pressure after the fluid has left the nozzle.
Keywords:  glove, equilibrium, moist, tires, vapor
the maximum amount of water vapor necessary to keep moist air in equilibrium with a surface of pure water. This is the maximum water vapor the air can hold for any given combination of temperature and pressure
It is important to have the proper air pressure in your tires, as under-inflation is the leading cause of tire failure. The correct air pressure for the tires on your vehicle is specified by the vehicle manufacturer and is shown on the vehicle door edge, door post, glove box door, fuel door, or refer to your vehicle owner's manual.
injected footings a special type of footing where the concrete is pressurized inplace.
the changing pressure of a substance can affect it's state and hence properties. A compressor is used to change the pressure of a refrigerant and hence it's ability to absorb or transfer heat. The pressure a compressor, fan or pump is capable of producing will also affect how far a gas or liquid can be moved. The resistance to pressure a pipe or duct causes will also determine how far a gas or liquid can be moved.
point - Specific point along the meridians that can become painful when congestion or imbalance is present.
the emotional state induced when one is confronted by personal responsibilities that tax one's abilities. (559)
action of a defender to restrict the time and space available to an offensive player.
When the defender pressures the ball carrier in any and every way allowable to either pass the ball in error or kick it out of bounds.
The measure of molecular motion of gases (air), liquids or solids. Certain rates of pressure change are perceived as data acquisition.
Pressure is a measure of the amount of mechanical energy being supplied in a system by pump or steam development.
the state of urgently demanding notice or attention; "the press of business matters"
Keywords:  wager, dealer, double, bet, players
Often called by players to inform the dealer to double their bet on a specific wager.
Keywords:  stroke, effort, amount
The amount of effort put into each stroke.