# force per unit area definition

• noun:
• the power applied to a unit section of area; measured in pascals (SI device) or perhaps in dynes (cgs unit)
• the force put on a unit part of area; measured in pascals (SI product) or in dynes (cgs product)
• the power placed on a unit area of surface; assessed in pascals (SI device) or in dynes (cgs unit)
• the power placed on a unit section of area; measured in pascals (SI device) or perhaps in dynes (cgs product)
• the power applied to a unit part of area; assessed in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs device)
• the force placed on a unit part of surface; calculated in pascals (SI device) or perhaps in dynes (cgs unit)

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