Definitions for vasoconstrictorˌvæs oʊ kənˈstrɪk tər, ˌveɪ zoʊ-

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  1. vasoconstrictor, vasoconstrictive, pressor(noun)

    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

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  1. Vasoconstrictor(n.)

    A substance which causes constriction of the blood vessels. Such substances are used in medicine to raise abnormally low blood pressure.

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  1. vasoconstrictor(Noun)

    Any substance that causes vasoconstriction

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  1. Vasoconstrictor(adj)

    causing constriction of the blood vessels; as, the vasoconstrictor nerves, stimulation of which causes constriction of the blood vessels to which they go. These nerves are also called vasohypertonic

  2. Vasoconstrictor(noun)

    a substance which causes constriction of the blood vessels. Such substances are used in medicine to raise blood pressure


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