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Synonyms for pressure pointpres·sure point

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  1. pressure pointnoun

    any of several points on the body where the pulse can be felt and where pressure on an underlying artery will control bleeding from that artery at a more distal point

  2. pressure pointnoun

    where problems or difficulties are likely to occur

    "a key pressure point in the controversy was the building permit"

  3. pressure pointnoun

    an area on the skin that is highly sensitive to pressure

    "you must know the pressure points in order to administer shiatsu"

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  1. Director Seshagiri Rao:

    These (imports) are substantially at lower prices, aided by depreciation of yuan, depreciation of yen and depreciation of won relative to rupee. That is also a major pressure point for the prices to come down in India.

  2. Health Secretary Matt Hancock:

    We are tight on gowns, that is the pressure point at the moment, we have another 55,000 gowns arriving today and we're working on the acquisition internationally of more gowns.

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