Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF., fr. L. pressura, fr. premere,. See 4th Press
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—L. pressura—premĕre, to press.
Noises in the deaf ear and a feeling of pressure are also common.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume II (of VI)" by Various
Elevated tanks should always be placed so high as to afford a good working pressure in the entire system of pipes.
"The Home Medical Library, Volume V (of VI)" by Various
Meta, a pressure canister in her arms, turned to Jason as he came through the door.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
Tenderness is elicited on making pressure over the seat of fracture, and also on distal pressure.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
If the bleeding is severe, a little pressure with the bandage over the dressing will stop it.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
Pressure, as we shall use it, is always a group phenomenon.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
This brass rod, called a stay-rod, prevents the end of the boiler from blowing out when the steam pressure has reached its maximum value.
"Boys' Book of Model Boats" by Raymond Francis Yates
The pressure on the enemy is becoming greater.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume IV (of 8)"
The pressure went up.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930" by Various
In the meanwhile the pressure for immediate relief was strong.
"Herbert Hoover" by Vernon Kellogg
And so I turn, and for a space
Within the sacred Past I stand,
To feel the sunshine of a face,
The kindly pressure of a hand.
"Dead Flowers" by Alexander Anderson
There were gentle whispers and touches
Love only can hear and feel;
And pressure of dainty fingers
In the changes of the reel.
"We Danced At Night In The Farm House" by Alexander Anderson
Life was trembling, faintly trembling
On the bondman's latest breath,
And he felt the chilling pressure
Of the cold, hard hand of Death.
"The Dying Bondman" by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
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
Ah!—the dead wife's voice she knows!
That cold hand whose pressure froze,
Once in warmest life had borne
Gem and band her own hath worn.
"Wake thee! wake thee!" Lo, his eyes
Open with a dull surprise.
"The New Wife and the Old" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Wan spirits, we shall journey thro' Thy land,
The mist-like wraiths of what we used to be;
O shall I know the pressure of her hand,
And shall I recognize her call to me,
As I do now? Is love the same thro' all eternity?
"Unanswered" by Charles Hanson Towne
VP51 proportional valve has DeviceNet capabilities and provides command sign and feedback pressure.
Striping machines are basically simple pieces of equipment, essentially using pressure to apply paint to pavement.
Tom Pennington/Getty ImagesDespite being under consistent pressure Sunday, Tony Romo threw for 283 yards against the Bucs.
The Tomahawks pressure led to a goal in the 15th minute, when Algonquin 's Alex Hayes' pass from 10 yards out found Samantha Friday, who was left uncovered by the Colonial defense.
Under a certain amount of pressure Google has announced that starting next week it will be changing the ranking algorithm .
Brooks Johnson (middle) uses Ariel Youngblood (left) to show Rakeem Hunt and Eboni Patterson (right) how to apply pressure during a training clinic.
With new faces, including redshirt freshman Thomas Niles, playing increased roles, the Knights defensive line is bringing more pressure.
BEMIDJI – In a sense, the pressure is now off the Bemidji State football team.
Winds West at 9.2 MPH Pressure 30.20 inches Dewpoint 46.0° F Visibility 10.00 miles Area forecast.
Cape Coral resident Linda Kneisler takes blood pressure medication every day, plus vitamins.
IPad 2 winner Leo Mora and his wife, Nancy, pictured by Leo's pressurized Cessna Skymaster.
It operates at pressures to 5000 psi.
The ayatollah 's blunt warning differs from his past tendency to avoid increased pressure on Mr Ahmadinejad.
Environmentalists pressure the insurance industry.
The pressure is on, Kanye West.
Due to the masslessness of the partons created in the reaction zone the trace of the energy momentum tensor vanishes; in the absence of longitudinal pressure Pk , the transverse pressure P⊥ must thus be related to the initial energy density ε = T 00 by ε = 2P⊥ (instead of the usual ε = 3P ).
Elliptic Flow from a Transversally Thermalized Fireball
Crosses are data at ambient pressure . b) Structural relaxation time hτ i of OTP from photon-correlation measurements at different pressures.
Can experiments select the configurational component of excess entropy?
The interstellar pressure in the solar neighborhood, when various components of pressure are included, is p0 ∼ 104 .
The Diversity of Gamma-Ray Bursts and the Surroundings of Massive Stars
Although we could not use our representation theorem to calculate the pressure for classical spin systems, as deﬁned in Section 4, we can prove that the limiting pressure exists, by a very simple argument.
A Thinning Analogue of de Finetti's Theorem
The pressure in the bubbles inferred from the radio emission and the assumption of equipartition between magnetic and relativistic particles is lower than the ambient pressure (Blanton 2004).
Feedback Heating with Slow Jets in Cooling Flow Clusters