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pres·sur·ize

 (prĕsh′ə-rīz′)
tr.v. pres·sur·ized, pres·sur·iz·ing, pres·sur·iz·es
1. To maintain normal air pressure in (an enclosure, as an aircraft or submarine).
2. To cause to have or function at greater than normal air or gas pressure: The stairwells are pressurized to prevent smoke from entering during a fire.
3. To put (gas or liquid) under a greater than normal pressure.
4. Informal To subject to psychological, political, or other nonphysical pressure: pressurized the government to enact reforms.

pres′sur·i·za′tion (-ər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
pres′sur·iz′er n.

pressurized

(ˈprɛʃəˌraɪzd) or

pressurised

adj
(General Physics) (of a gas or liquid) having been pressurized
Translations

pressurized

[ˈpreʃəraɪzd] ADJ
1. (lit) [cabin, aircraft] → presurizado; [chamber, container] → cerrado a presión
pressurized water reactorreactor m de agua a presión
2. (fig) the island provides an escape from today's pressurized worldla isla permite escapar del cúmulo de tensiones que es el mundo actual
to feel pressurizedsentirse presionado

pressurized

[ˈprɛʃəraɪzd] adj [cabin, aircraft, container] → pressurisé(e)

pressurized

adj
aircraft, containermit Druckausgleich; pressurized chamberDruckkammer f
(= compressed) water, gaskomprimiert, verdichtet, gepresst
(fig)unter Druck; to feel pressurizedsich unter Druck (gesetzt) fühlen; to feel pressurized into somethingsich zu etw gedrängt fühlen; to feel pressurized into doing somethingsich dazu gedrängt fühlen, etw zu tun

pressurized

[ˈprɛʃəˌraɪzd] adjpressurizzato/a
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