a city in central North Carolina.
a moment or occasion of great intensity, interest, happiness, etc: the award marked a high point in his life
[hahy-pou-er] /ˈhaɪˈpaʊ ər/ adjective 1. (of a rifle) of a sufficiently high muzzle velocity and using a heavy enough bullet to kill large game. 2. .
[hahy-pou-erd] /ˈhaɪˈpaʊ ərd/ adjective 1. extremely energetic, dynamic, and capable: high-powered executives. 2. of a forceful and driving character: high-powered selling techniques. 3. capable of a high degree of magnification: a high-powered microscope. 4. very powerful. adjective 1. (of an optical instrument or lens) having a high magnification: a high-powered telescope 2. dynamic and energetic; […]
- High-pressure oxygen
high-pressure oxygen n. See hyperbaric oxygen.
[hahy-presh-er] /ˈhaɪˈprɛʃ ər/ adjective 1. having or involving a pressure above the normal: high-pressure steam. 2. vigorous; persistent; aggressive: high-pressure salesmanship. verb (used with object), high-pressured, high-pressuring. 3. to employ aggressively forceful and unrelenting sales tactics on (a prospective customer): high-pressured into buying a car. adjective 1. having, using, involving, or designed to withstand a […]