1. pressure feed mechanical system of lubricating internal combustion engines in which a pump forces oil into the engine bearings
  2. preserved kept intact or in a particular condition
  3. pressure unit a unit measuring force per unit area
  4. pressure suit protective garment consisting of an inflatable suit for space or high altitude flying
  5. pressure level the force applied to a unit area of surface
  6. preserve keep in safety and protect from harm, loss, or destruction
  7. breastfeed give suck to
  8. reserved set aside for the use of a particular person or party
  9. pressure the exertion of force to a surface
  10. preserver rescue equipment consisting of a buoyant belt or jacket to keep a person from drowning
  11. preserves fruit preserved by cooking with sugar
  12. preservative tending or having the power to protect or prevent decay
  13. pressure point 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
  14. pressure sore a chronic ulcer of the skin caused by prolonged pressure on it (as in bedridden patients)
  15. pressure-wash wash before painting to remove old paint and mildew
  16. pressure gage gauge for measuring and indicating fluid pressure
  17. pressure dome a dome-shaped building that is pressurized
  18. pressure-cook cook in a pressure cooker
  19. pressurize maintain a certain pressure
  20. pressurise maintain a certain pressure

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