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noun [countable]     pressure point pronunciation in British English
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pluralpressure points
  1. 2
    a sensitive political situation
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    in business, a factor or situation that could expose a company to high levels of risk

    Collapsing LNG prices will likely be the next pressure point,” Chua said.

    Let’s start with the pressure points related to growth, where the exposure to risk begins in many successful companies.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 02/07/2015
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