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press

noun authors, columnists, commentators, correspondents, editors, interviewers, journalistic writers, journalists, literary publications, media, members of the media, members of the press, news business, news gatherers, newsmen, newspaper world, newspaperman, newspapers, newswriters, publicists, publishers, reporters
Associated concepts: censorship, First Amendment, freedom of speech, freedom of the press

press

(Beseech), verb adjure, appeal, ask earnestly, beg, call upon, enjoin, entreat, exhort, impetrate, implore, importune, petition, plead, request, supplicate, urge, urgere

press

(Constrain), verb bear down on, bind, bring pressure to bear, coerce, command, compel, decree, demand, drive, enforce, exact, extort, force, impel, impose, insist, make, make necessary, necessitate, obligate, oblige, order, put pressure on, put under obligation, require, take no deeial, urge forward, wring

press

(Goad), verb aggravate, agonize, annoy, badger, beset, bother, browbeat, carp at, disquiet, drive, harry, heckle, hector, hound, incite, instigare, instigate, irritate, molest, persecute, pester, plague, prod, provoke, put pressure on, stir up, taunt, tease, torment, trouble, vex, worry
See also: attach, bait, call, claim, coax, coerce, compel, constrain, constrict, demand, desire, duress, enforce, exact, exhort, exigency, force, hasten, impact, impede, implore, importune, impose, incite, inculcate, insist, jostle, lobby, lure, motivate, plead, pray, pressure, prompt, seize, solicit, spirit, urge, weigh

PRESS. By a figure this word signifies the art of printing. The press is free.
     2. All men have a right to print and publish whatever they may deem proper, unless by doing so they infringe the rights of another, as in the case of copyrights, (q.v.) when they may be enjoined. For any injury they may commit against the public or individuals they may be punished, either by indictment, or by a civil action at the suit of the party injured, when the injury has been committed against a private individual. Vide Const. of the U. S. Amend. art. 1, and Liberty of the Press.

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In toggle draw, the sheet is placed over a cavity, a toggle-driven upper binder ring comes down, and a punch presses the metal into the cavity.
The basic principles for the reconfiguration of this press can be used to reduce the floor space requirements of the company's other presses as well.
Quebec: Les Presses de l'Universite de Montreal, 2001.
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The Thursday edition of The Home News, the first under Press ownership, will be printed tonight on new Urbanite offset presses at the Press satellite printing facility in Freehold Township and on its Metroliner presses in Neptune.
revenues for digital presses in the high-volume, "1M+ average monthly impressions" category is expected to grow from $3.
The three full-court zone presses and various half-court defenses can be easily identified, and thus permit the coach to integrate the various defensive combinations and make them both unpredictable and difficult to attack.
This year, in what can be described as a return to their calling, university presses are releasing books with unique and stimulating perspectives on culture, history and literature in record numbers.
The technology continues to evolve in new directions: Recent developments include trends toward larger parts and larger presses, machines with four to six barrels, thermoplastic/thermoset combinations, sophisticated multi-face tooling that allows for in-mold finishing and assembly, combinations of multiple materials with gas or water assist, and novel uses for coinjection machinery that extend well beyond burying low-cost scrap material inside a part.
Shoe press fabric designs tend to lead the way, and roll presses follow.
Printing presses provide the means to combine the materials into finished products.
LOD, Israel -- NUR Macroprinters (Pink Sheets:NURMF), a leading supplier of wide-format inkjet production printers, will introduce multiple new presses and enhancements to existing presses, across all product lines.