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pressure point

[′presh·ər pȯint]
(physiology)
A point of marked sensibility to pressure or weight, arranged like the temperature spots, and showing a specific end apparatus arranged in a punctate manner and connected with the pressure sense.
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The massage technique consists of slow and rhythmic compression along energy lines, working on pressure points, stretching, mobilising joints with postures resembling yoga positions, so as to bring about a peripheral stimulation.
Before wrapping and tucking the arms, cut off any plastic clips that control flow from the IV line at the wrist or forearm; the clips are not needed and could potentially cause pressure point injury.
Two bumps on the inside of the ring press on pressure points at the base of one's little finger, which then open up nasal passageways and makes it easier for those wearing the ring to breathe through their nose.
Sugar control pressure points are located over the shoulders, above the apex of the ears, on the sides of the neck, over the eyes and on the palm.
The benefit of the golf ball is it's small and rounded so more manouverable to get into pressure points.
Start off with Intense Bath Oil, pounds 65, filled with floral notes from the original fragrance, before immersing yourself in Velvet Body Cream, pounds 45, and dabbing some Sensual Elixir on pressure points pounds 49, before heading out for the night.
The malleable Nose Strap allows any of the 3 sizes of ALIZES Nasal Masks to be custom fitted over the nose bridge, eliminating any pressure points while wearing the Nasal Mask.
They create no specific pressure points, and there's this waterfall, curved front that prevents cutting in underneath your legs.
Pressure Points of Technology Projects Any major organizational change requires careful consideration and planning, but extra time and thought are required when technology is involved.
These new "Reflexology Sox" from Yoga Zone have maps showing the pressure points on your feet.
The supremely sensual little number from Lush, above, hits the right pressure points.
There is a strong relationship between the number of pressure points with stakes attached and the number of high stakes filters used.