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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The action or process of maintaining normal air force (as in an airplane)

Usage examples (39)
  • If the pilots forget to turn on the cabin pressurization system, it automatically adds enough air so that the crew can safely fly the jet.
  • I believe our trunk terminates pressurization in your room.
  • Freeing a beaten-down flier from the yoke of pressurization.
  • But, when a plane descends very fast, it can lose pressurization. for more
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