any of several points on the body where the pulse can be felt and where pressure on an underlying artery will control bleeding from that artery at a more distal point
where problems or difficulties are likely to occur;
"a key pressure point in the controversy was the building permit"
an area on the skin that is highly sensitive to pressure;
"you must know the pressure points in order to administer shiatsu"
- You must know the pressure points in order to administer shiatsu.