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air pressure

[′er ‚presh·ər]
(physics)
The force per unit area that the air exerts on any surface in contact with it, arising from the collisions of the air molecules with the surface.
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Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Alternating Air Pressure Mattresses by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-55
On the first cold day of winter, I had to inflate my tires although they had no leaks because of the lowering of the air pressure inside.
It uses a composite piston, so when you charge it with air, the incoming air pressure forces the piston against the barrel and it seals it.
The traffic police said blowouts were caused by using old tyres on cars, low-quality tyres, bad storage, high air pressure and hot temperatures.
Air pressure of at least 55 psi in the accumulator will prevent damper bottoming, which causes steering component damage and rough handling.
The PowerPlasma Series cutters' front air pressure adjustment makes adjusting pressure easy, and the front air pressure gauge allows quick verification of air pressure.
Tyre safety depends on various factors including weather, use of brakes, wheel balance, the vehicle's load, air pressure, age of the tyres, and the original quality of the tyres.
Metrological Department told that the outburst of dust in the air is due to variation of air pressure in the region including India, Pakistan and Middle East.
That discomfort is caused by a fast change in air pressure.
Answers will vary but should include: When the air pressure is low, the water level in the straw goes up.
Chalwyn MPX diesel engine shutdown valves have been introduced through AMOT in two new versions with electrical circuit micro-switches designed for applications including larger trucks where the over-speed problem is controlled by an air pressure to stop system.