(Engineering) A statement (in domain specific terms) which specifies a verifiable constraint on an implementation that it shall undeniably meet or (a) be deemed unacceptable, or (b) result in implementation failure, or (c) result in system failure.
(Psychiatry) An act or ritual that a person feels compelled to perform repeatedly, often to reduce the distress caused by an obsession.
The threat or use of force to prevent, restrict, or dictate the action or thought of others.
The constraining power of a promise, contract, law, or sense of duty:
The manner, style, or result of performance:
Insistence is defined as the quality or act of being demanding.
Something resembling a whip in its action, as a windmill vane, kind of eggbeater, etc.
The flexible portion of a whip, such as a plait or thong.
An act or example of forceful regulation, repression, or restraint:
Intentional relinquishment of a right, claim, or privilege.
The state or fact of being neglected:
The act or an instance of renouncing; a giving up formally or voluntarily, often at a sacrifice, of a right, claim, title, etc.
(Law) The state of compulsion or necessity in which a person is influenced, whether by the unlawful restraint of his liberty or by actual or threatened physical violence, to incur a civil liability or to commit an offence.
Civil law exerted over citizens by military, generally in times of war or emergency.
Pressure is an application of force by pressing, or an urgent demand or force which can cause stress.
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