overpressure definition

  • noun:
    • A transient air pressure, including the surprise wave from an explosion, that is higher than the surrounding atmospheric force.
    • extra or markedly increased force, especially a transient high-pressure due to a shock trend
    • exorbitant stress or urging.
    • exorbitant pressure.
    • a transient atmosphere stress greater than the surrounding atmospheric pressure
  • verb-transitive:
    • resulting in or susceptible to overpressure.
  • verb:
    • To at the mercy of a top pressure

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