Definition of 'high pressure'
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And some high pressure resulted in a period of fine weather.The Sun (2009)
This feature maintains the constant high blood pressure that an octopus needs to resist the high pressures of the deep sea.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
You play games early on and there is a high pressure because at that stage there is a lot riding on it.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
High pressure has been building since then, bringing increasingly warm and sunny weather.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
After that, it may turn calmer and sunnier for a few days as high pressure builds.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
During the remainder of the week high pressure extended across all parts, with an abundance of sunshine.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Expect a drier and brighter interlude across southern and central parts after that, as high pressure attempts to build.Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2008)
The jet stream has been buckled to run north and south of it, allowing the high pressure area to persist.Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
There are few such concerns this week, as high pressure is expected to move in from Scandinavia.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
You may may bleed - most likely from your nose - because your blood vessels are under a higher pressure.The Sun (2008)
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Those who hold high-pressure jobs and serve in leadership positions are especially vulnerable because they lack these filters.Christianity Today (2000)
Some use high-pressure hoses to repel boarders or have built safe rooms where they can lock themselves until a warship arrives.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In your longer letter you say your dad has a high-pressure job and did not socialise as a teenager and so cannot understand you.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2010)
He conceded that of the two, she had the more high-pressure job.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2010)
But temperatures have risen again as the persistent high-pressure system that brought the freeze was shunted away by a high-altitude jet stream.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Within an hour of the attack the scene had been washed down with high-pressure hoses, wiping out almost all the evidence.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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