Definisi 'pressure'

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noun
1 the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit) Terjemahkan
Example:
the compressed gas exerts an increased pressure
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2 a force that compels Terjemahkan
Example:
the public brought pressure to bear on the government
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3 the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure Terjemahkan
Example:
he gave the button a press
he used pressure to stop the bleeding
at the pressing of a button
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4 the state of demanding notice or attention Terjemahkan
Example:
the insistence of their hunger
the press of business matters
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5 the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin Terjemahkan
Example:
the sensitivity of his skin to pressure and temperature was normal
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6 an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress Terjemahkan
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7 the pressure exerted by the atmosphere Terjemahkan
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8 The act of pressing, or the condition of being pressed; compression; a squeezing; a crushing; as, a pressure of the hand. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

9 Electro-motive force. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
10 to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means : Terjemahkan
Example:
She forced him to take a job in the city
He squeezed her for information
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11 exert pressure on someone through threats Terjemahkan
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