high-pressure


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Wikipedia.
Related to high-pressure: high blood pressure

high-pressure

Physics, Engineering having, using, involving, or designed to withstand a pressure above normal pressure
References in periodicals archive ?
Some of these high-pressure superconductors function close to room temperature.
For the high-pressure spray cleaning option, the cleaning machine--e.g., an EcoCore model--is equipped with a high-pressure pump and additional spraying bars in addition to any 2-3 bar spraying device that may already be fitted.
monocytogenes and to evaluate how sensitive the pure and mixed cultures are to high-pressure and pulsed electric field treatments.
While log washers work well for cleaning thick, dense material --such as stones coated with more than four inches of clay--they cannot get deep into the pours of material like high-pressure washers.
It will transform the way we assess our high-pressure installations."
Toyota City, Japan, Aug 29, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation has received approval from Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) to self-inspect and manufacture high-pressure hydrogen tanks for fuel cell vehicles (FCVs).
6 August 2013 - US Shiloh Industries Inc (NASDAQ:SHLO), a provider of lightweighting and noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) solutions to the automotive sector, said it had bought high-pressure aluminum die cast parts specialist Contech Castings.
The acquisition brings P2000 squeeze casting, ThinTech vacuum casting and high-pressure conventional die casting to Shiloh's capabilities in high-pressure, high-vacuum casting, the buyer said.
Most of the many scientific accounts of high-pressure processes are limited to a single application.
Old-fashioned high-pressure reciprocating compressors and oil-sealed heavy-bolted-head high-pressure
The technique, called high-pressure nanoscale X-ray computed tomography, is being developed at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

Full browser ?