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stan·dard pres·sure

the absolute pressure to which gases are referred under standard conditions (STPD), that is, 760 mm Hg, 760 torr, or 101,325 N/m2 (that is, 101,325 Pa).
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stan·dard pres·sure

(stan'dărd presh'ŭr)
The absolute pressure to which gases are referred under standard conditions (STPD), i.e., 760 mmHg, 760 torr, or 101,325 newtons/m2 (i.e., 101,325 Pa).
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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