Definition of Tensions

1. Noun. (plural of tension) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of tension) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tensions

1. tension [v] - See also: tension

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tensions

tensiometry
tension
tension curve
tension headache
tension pneumothorax
tension suture
tension wrench
tension wrenches
tensional
tensionally
tensioned
tensioner
tensioners
tensioning
tensionless
tensions (current term)
tensities
tensity
tensive
tensome
tensomes
tensometer
tensometers
tenson
tensons
tensor
tensor fascia lata
tensor fasciae latae
tensor muscle of fascia lata
tensor muscle of soft palate

Literary usage of Tensions

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1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1895)
"Vapor-tensions of Mixtures of Benzene and Carbon Tetrachloride at 34.8?. Vapor-Tension of Benzene at 34.8° is 145.4 fnm. of Mercury. Vapor-Tension of Ca#bon ..."

2. Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers by American Society of Mechanical Engineers (1899)
"What effect has the change of load oim the sum of the belt tensions ? Is there any relation between the belt tensions which does not involve time ..."

3. Publication of the American Sociological Society by American Sociological Association (1918)
"PHYSIOLOGICAL tensions AND SOCIAL STRUCTURE LAWRENCE K. FRANK New York City ABSTRACT Physiological tensions and social structure.—The paper is a statement ..."

4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"The tension of the surface separating two liquids which do not mix cannot be deduced by any known method from the tensions of the surfaces'of the liquids ..."

5. Lectures on the Physiology of Plants by Sydney Howard Vines (1886)
"Daily periodicity of the tensions of the Tissues. In a previous lecture (p. 342) attention was drawn to the existence of tissue-tensions in growing organs, ..."

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