pressure point n. 1. Any of several points on the body at which an underlying artery can be pressed against a bone to stop distal bleeding. 2. An area on the skin that is highly sensitive to the application of pressure.
Pressure points on the body are usually where a cluster of nerves are or where they intersect each other. a pressure point is a place in your body that when pressed it hurts and and you are usually lowering your body to the ground or frozen for a second.