exert

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someone with a compulsive desire to exert control over situations and people control freak
(chemistry and physics) law stating that the pressure exerted by a mixture of gases equals the sum of the partial pressures of the gases in the mixture; the pressure of a gas in a mixture equals the pressure it would exert if it occupied the same volume a Dalton's law , Dalton's law of partial pressures , law of partial pressures
location of a planet in the zodiac at which it is believed to exert its maximum influence exaltation
exert physically exercise
space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it field , field of force , force field
hypothetical gas with molecules of negligible size that exert no intermolecular forces ideal gas , perfect gas
wrestling hold in which the opponent's arms are crossed in front of his own neck to exert pressure on his windpipe Japanese stranglehold
work or exert oneself labor
group of like-minded people united by the internet; a new kind of social or political of business group that may exert broad influence on a shared concern network army
disinclination to work or exert yourself sloth , slothfulness
exert pressure on squeeze
measuring instrument designed to measure small forces by the torsion they exert on a thin wire torsion balance
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