Definitions for vasopressorˈvæs oʊˌprɛs ər, ˈveɪ zoʊ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vas•o•pres•sorˈvæs oʊˌprɛs ər, ˈveɪ zoʊ-(n.)

  1. any hormone or drug that acts as a vasoconstrictor and increases blood pressure and heart rate.

    Category: Biochemistry, Pharmacology

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vasopressor(noun)

    any agent that produces vasoconstriction and a rise in blood pressure (usually understood as increased arterial pressure)

Wiktionary

  1. vasopressor(Noun)

    an agent that causes such constriction

  2. vasopressor(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the constriction on blood vessels which eventually causes a rise in blood pressure

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