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Spanish translation of “pressure”

pressure

noun /ˈpreʃə/
(the amount of force exerted by) the action of pressing Apply pressure to the cut in order to stop it bleeding A barometer measures atmospheric pressure. (a) strain or stress The pressures of her work are sometimes too much for her. strong persuasion; compulsion or force He agreed under pressure. pressurize verb ( pressurise) to fit (an aeroplane etc) with a device that keeps air pressure normal The cabins have all been pressurized to force He was pressurized into agreeing to the deal. pressure cooker a type of saucepan in which food is cooked quickly by steam kept under great pressure.
olla a presión, olla exprés
(Definition of pressure from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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