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  1. pressures(Noun)

    Plural form of pressure.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pressures' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3628

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pressures' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4066

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pressures in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pressures in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of pressures in a Sentence

  1. Yan Shujun:

    The industry's restructuring is not wholly driven by Singles Day, but Singles Day may make the competitive pressures more evident.

  2. Chairman Jacques Nasser:

    If we were to leave ... it is unlikely that these areas would be set aside for conservation, the area of interest has had accelerated development pressures over the last 20 years and it is not the pristine wilderness it was two decades ago.

  3. Chief Executive Tom Enders:

    We would always do that in a balanced way, there's no political pressures or anything. But I have no reason that we are slowing down. Our challenge right now is to bring up production.

  4. Negotiator Mohamad Alloush:

    There will be a big response to these pressures.

  5. Anuj Maheshwari:

    Investor interest in urban agriculture is rising as environmental pressures and technology developments catalyze new ways of producing food locally.

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