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Pressor

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Noun

1. pressor, vasoconstrictive, vasoconstrictor

any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure

Adjective

2. pressor

increasing (or tending to increase) blood pressure

Example Sentences:
'pressor reflexes'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Pressor

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adjective
physiology
relating to or producing an increase in blood pressure

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Pressor

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adjective
1. 
designating a nerve which, when stimulated, causes a rise in blood pressure
noun
2. 
a substance capable of raising blood pressure

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Pressor

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adj.
Causing an increase in blood pressure.

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