pression

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pression (plural pressions)

  1. (rare) Pressure or an act of applying pressure.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pressio.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /pʁɛsjɔ̃/, /pʁesjɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

pression f (plural pressions)

  1. pressure
  2. (medicine, physics) pressure
  3. (countable) popper (UK), snap (fastener) (US)

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