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Main Entry: 1pres·sure
a force or influence that cannot be avoided <social pressure
the application of force to something by something else in direct contact with it <keep steady pressure
on the gas pedal>3 a :
the action of a force against an opposing force b :
the force applied over a surface divided by its area c :
the force exerted as a result of the weight of the atmosphere4 :
the stress or burden of matters demanding attention <works well under pressure