pressure head

noun Physics.
head ( def 32 ).

Origin:
1905–10

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pressure head
 
n
physics a more formal name for head

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Example sentences
The pressure head at the boundary is set at the specified value.
Initial hydraulic condition can be specified as static equilibrium, specified
  pressure head, or specified moisture content.
The clamping slide is gibbed to the bed to provide a rigid mounting:or the
  pressure head.
These losses are often called head losses, since they result in a drop in
  pressure head along the flow path.
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