angle of pressure


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angle of pressure

[′aŋ·gəl əv ′presh·ər]
(design engineering)
The angle between the profile of a gear tooth and a radial line at its pitch point. Also known as angle of obliquity.
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For this reason, the key to prone neck work is adjusting the angle of pressure from the lower neck to the suboccipital region.