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overpressure

(ō′vĕr-presh″ŭr)
A manual force applied passively to a joint and surrounding soft tissue at the end of the range of motion in order to determine the end feel of the tissues.

overpressure,

n excessive pressure applied at the end of a physiologic joint range to confirm the severity of pain, thus helping determine the manual treatments.
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Simultaneously with experiments in the overpressure vessel, some experiments with the low-pressure based water jets were performed with nozzles Lechler 1508 having the following parameters: the vertex angle of the outlet jet--30[degrees], the nozzle outlet diameter--2.
can be expressed as a function of the overpressure [p.
can be predicted with the overpressure of the incident and not the reflected shock front, [P.
The above conclusions allow to make the further statement, namely, the non-linear relationship will exist also between the overpressure Pi)max and the dynamic mechanical properties of steel and concrete.