HyperDic: pressure_unit

English > 1 sense of the expression pressure unit:
NOUNquantitypressure unita unit measuring force per unit area
English > pressure unit: 1 sense > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA unit measuring force per unit area.
Narrowerbar(meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter
barye, bar absolute, microbarThe absolute unit of pressure equal to one dyne per square centimeter
millibarA unit of atmospheric pressure equal to one thousandth of a bar
pascal, PaA unit of pressure equal to one newton per square meter
pounds per square inch, psiA unit of pressure
standard atmosphere, atmosphere, atm, standard pressureA unit of pressure
torr, millimeter of mercury, mm HgA unit of pressure equal to 0.001316 atmosphere
Broaderunit of measurement, unitAny division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
Spanishunidad de presión
Catalanunitat de pressió

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