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3 entries found for tension.
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Main Entry: tenĚsion
Pronunciation: primarystressten-chschwan
Function: noun
1 a : the act or action of stretching or the condition or degree of being stretched to stiffness <tension of a muscle> b : 1STRESS 1c
2 a : a state of mental unrest that is often accompanied by physical signs (as perspiring) of emotion b : a state of unfriendliness between individuals or groups

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