pressurize

Definitions

  • Taking the Blood Pressure
    Taking the Blood Pressure
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v pressurize increase the pressure in or of "The captain will pressurize the cabin for the passengers' comfort"
    • v pressurize maintain a certain pressure "the airplane cabin is pressurized","pressurize a space suit"
    • v pressurize increase the pressure on a gas or liquid
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Quotations

  • Mary Case
    Mary Case
    “No pressure, no diamonds.”
  • Dwight Gooden
    Dwight Gooden
    “I don't feel any pressure. I just try to stay calm, follow my game plan and try not to overthrown.”
  • Ernest Hemingway
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    “Courage is grace under pressure.”
  • Eric Langmuir.
    Eric Langmuir.
    “A decision without the pressure of consequence is hardly a decision at all.”
  • James G. Bilkey
    James G. Bilkey
    “You never will be the person you can be if pressure, tension and discipline are taken out of your life.”
  • Bill Baughan
    Bill Baughan
    “In the game of life it's a good idea to have a few early losses, which relieves you of the pressure of trying to maintain an undefeated season.”

Usage

In literature:

Screws for applying pressure to Back Rollers.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
At every pressure "the faculties of perception and of action" vanish; at every relaxation of pressure they are restored.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
The pressure of the enemy on our left flank became greater towards night.
"1914" by John French, Viscount of Ypres
The condition in which the substance is found depends upon its temperature and pressure.
"Aether and Gravitation" by William George Hooper
Could the pressures he's under cause his mind to slip?
"Adaptation" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
The pressure of solitude sometimes is too great.
"Robert Elsmere" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
Eight pounds pressure makes it fairly solid in a vacuum.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
She took it frankly, and the friendly pressure of her fine, firm palm sent the blood tingling through him.
"The Girl and The Bill" by Bannister Merwin
They are painful on pressure, and, at times, spontaneously so.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
By this means the water may be spread to cover any space under twenty or thirty feet, according to the pressure applied.
"Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction" by James Braidwood
If the opening be near his guard, the light pressure used in the engage may be continued in the attack.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
The princes return and report to Balak, who sends them back to put further pressure on Balaam.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
I'll heave the anchor over and the wind pressure on the boat can set it.
"The Flying Stingaree" by Harold Leland Goodwin
This tendinous membrane assists the muscles in their action, by keeping up a tonic pressure on their surface.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
When Peter heard this exclamation, and felt the pressure of Felix's fingers, he let go his hold of Evila's hair.
"Black Diamonds" by Mór Jókai
Burl waited for the surge of pressure he had read always occurred at take-off.
"The Secret of the Ninth Planet" by Donald Allen Wollheim
The abdomen is tender to pressure, and the tenderness may be referred to the spot mentioned above.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3" by Various
B. lye, boiler pressure 80-90 pounds, 18 degs.
"Soap-Making Manual" by E. G. Thomssen
About half-past twelve last night the vessel suddenly received a strong pressure, rattling everything on board.
"Farthest North" by Fridtjof Nansen
The mare champed under the stinging pressure of the curb.
"The Undying Past" by Hermann Sudermann
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In poetry:

I felt its pressure soft and sweet to feel,
That ever closer grew
When, at his feet in twilight, I would kneel
And lisp my prayers through.
"The Two Angels" by Alexander Anderson
Yet the barometer goes down;
The pressure's falling through the floor,
And in your fear of God knows what,
Too late to cling on to the shore!
""The sense that love is coming's worse..."" by Konstantin Simonov
Joy, joy! to see, from every shore
Whereon my step makes pressure fond,
Thy sunrise reddening still before!
More light, more love, more life beyond!
"The Immortal Voyager" by Lucy Larcom
I have a friend who came,--I know not how,
Nor he. Among the crowd, apart,
I feel the pressure of his hand, and hear
In very truth the beating of his heart.
"My Friend" by Arthur Sherburne Hardy
Perhaps the hand of unrelenting fate
Fell with such tragic pressure, that the mind
In frenzy, uncontrollable and blind,
Sought but the darkness, black and desolate.
"The Suicide." by Alfred Castner King
Place thy lilly-white hand in mine,
That its gentle pressure may tell my heart
That the idol round which I had reared a shrine,
Is mine,--mine,--never from me to part.
"Lilly-White Hand" by John Hartley

In news:

What is Air Pressure .
How to Maintain Truck Tire Air Pressure .
Parker air pressure regulators boost reliability in rail applications.
Uniform static air pressure difference.
It comes in 1- or 4-port models and is rated for pressures from 25 to 175 psig.
Tuf-Lok ring grip pipe couplings are heavy-duty self- aligning couplings for either high-pressure (to 150 psig) or full vacuum-rated applications.
With the country fragmenting and pressure from foreign powers, the leader of the new junta says a civilian will be president.
We'll admit it: there's a ton of pressure on professional athletes.
Late Goal Eases Pressure on US in World Cup Qualifying.
Pressure sensitive adhesive applicator .
The 82-year-old Palmer had been hospitalized overnight in Florida as a precaution because of high blood pressure from new medication.
Arnold Palmer taken to hospital with high blood pressure.
Features maximum inlet pressure of 210 bar and regulated pressure of 28 bar (when fitted with 29 W coil).
It offers a range of cracking pressures for 3000, 4000 and 5000-psi systems with peak pressures to 6750 psi.
I have a 14-story office building and experience high positive pressure during summer and extreme negative pressure during winter.
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In science:

We chose the 10% of the value of the axial pressure instead of the radial pressure because it has the lowest value near R ≈ 0.
Stability of general relativistic static thick disks: the isotropic Schwarzschild thick disk
In the pressure perturbation graph the 10% profile value of the radial pressure is depicted to ensure that the perturbations are in accordance with the stability criterion imposed.
Stability of general relativistic static thick disks: the isotropic Schwarzschild thick disk
In the pressure perturbation graph the 10% profile value of the axial pressure is depicted to ensure that the perturbations are in accordance with the stability criterion imposed.
Stability of general relativistic static thick disks: the isotropic Schwarzschild thick disk
As in Fig. 1, we have depicted the 10% profile value of the radial pressure in the pressure perturbation graph.
Stability of general relativistic static thick disks: the isotropic Schwarzschild thick disk
To ensure that the perturbations are in accordance with the stability criterion imposed, we have depicted in the pressure perturbation graph the 10% profile of the axial pressure.
Stability of general relativistic static thick disks: the isotropic Schwarzschild thick disk
The pressure forces for the leading and trailing fluxels for each node are averaged together, to produce an average pressure force at the node.
Fluxon Modeling of Low-Beta Plasmas
For higher velocities the percentage differences between the models are not so important because the absolute values of radiation pressure are anyway small, and furthermore the fast atoms are not very sensitive to radiation pressure in general (Bzowski 2008).
Neutral interstellar hydrogen in the inner heliosphere under influence of wavelength-dependent solar radiation pressure
Here ρ, pr and pθ are the energy density, the radial pressure and the tangential pressure respectively.
On the genericity of spacetime singularities
However, as increasing pressure is applied to the ferromagnet, TC falls monotonically, and appears to vanish at a critical pressure of Pc ≃ 16–17 kbars.
Route to Room-Temperature Superconductivity from a Practical Point of View
For example, the pressure of the gas can be written as P (n, T ) = PT =0 (n)fP (T /TF ) where PT =0 is the pressure at T = 0 and fP is a dimensionless function.
Theory of ultracold Fermi gases
For the experiments under pressure, a BeCu piston cylinder type pressure cell with 14 (3.8) mm outer (inner) diameter was used.
Pressure induced variation of the ground state of CeAl3
The NMR resonant circuit consisted of the inductance in the pressure cell containing the sample and of two capacitors placed outside the pressure cell.
Pressure induced variation of the ground state of CeAl3
Most obvious is the significant reduction of (T1T )−1 with increasing pressure by almost 2 orders of magnitude in the covered pressure range.
Pressure induced variation of the ground state of CeAl3
One can add friction to the spheres and perhaps other restrictions besides volume fraction; adding a condition of fixed pressure might be useful, though it is not clear if pressure is isotropic in granular materials.
Random close packing of granular matter
However, it has been shown (Dunn & Fabian 2004; Bˆırzan et al. 2008) that the relativistic electrons are insufficient to supply the pressure needed to keep the bubbles in pressure equilibrium.
Constraining the Nature of X-ray Cavities in Clusters and Galaxies
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