Stress

Science / Geology / Stress: A force acting upon or within a mass or rock, expressed in terms of unit weight per surface area such as tons per square inch.

Other Words for Stress

Stress Verb Synonyms: emphasis, force, pressure, forcefulness, accent, accentuation, prominence, ictus
Stress Noun Synonyms: strain, put under strain or stress, upset, disturb, burden, worry, distress, pressurize or pressure
Stress Adjective Synonyms: (stress and) strain, burden, anxiety, worry, distress, pain, grief, suffering, anguish, pressure, tenseness, tension
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Residual Stress

Business / Machine Shop / Residual Stress: Stress present in a joint member or material that is free of external forces or thermal gradients. MORE

Stress Cones

Technology / Motors / Stress Cones: A physical protection placed over the external connections point on medium and high voltage motor leads. Stress cones are used to avoid di-electric breakdown of motor leads in the vicinity of the exte MORE

Unstressed

Entertainment / Literature / Unstressed: Lightly stressed as opposed to heavily stressed--i.e., a syllable that has little prominence when spoken aloud. MORE

Stressed Member

Technology / Motorcycle / Stressed Member: A component that is an integral part of the whole structure. A common motorcycle use of this term is when an engine is a stressed member of its frame. MORE

Stress Interview

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Stress Interview: An interviewing style whereby the interviewer subjects a candidate to pressure or stress to ascertain how the candidate reacts under such conditions. MORE

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Health / Massage / Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: Relaxation techniques, meditation, and easy stretching exercises are combined to allow the client to become mindful in order to access inner sources of power. By being fully mindful and awake in life, MORE

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