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pressure area

an oral area that is subject to excessive displacement of soft tissue by a prosthesis.

pres·sure a·re·a

(preshŭr arē-ă)
Mucosal region that is subjected to nonphysiologic pressure from a prosthesis.
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Chaudhry said further that a cyclonic system started to develop over the Sea on June 18, which concentrated into a depression on June 22, moved northeastwards, entered through Saurashtra and Kutch (India) on June 24, weakened into a low pressure area.
Lack of pressure area care directly leads to an increased stay in hospital.
The effects of the low pressure area will continue throughout Saturday, Sunday and Monday, with snowfall expected in mountain areas above 900 meters.
The low pressure area off Eastern Samar is not likely to become a tropical cyclone, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said on Wednesday.
30pm on Monday, the depression over east-central Arabian Sea moved west-northwestwards and weakened into a well marked low pressure area at 0830 hours IST (10am UAE time) of 12th October, 2015 over east central Arabian Sea.
MANILA -- The public will experience fair weather with possible cloudy skies and occasional rain because of isolated thunderstorms due to the presence of the ridge of high pressure area (HPA) affecting Northern Luzon, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) on Tuesday.
KARACHI -- In Arabian Sea, the area of intense convection has concentrated into a well-marked low pressure area in last 24 hours and now lies at a distance of about 1200km South-Southeast of Karachi.
Contract notice: Provision of Dynamic Pressure Area Care Products and Associated Services.
But the low pressure cell is an area of clockwise circulation meaning it causes a north wind on our coastline, thereby bringing the Angolan low pressure area south along our coastline in a clearly defined trough of low pressure.
A low pressure area (LPA) off Eastern Samar will bring cloudy skies with scattered rain in parts Visayas and Mindanao, the state weather bureau said on Tuesday.
According to synoptic situation, seasonal low pressure area lies over north Balochistan with its trough extending north-eastwards.