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pressor

 [pres´er]
tending to increase blood pressure.

pres·sor

(pres'ŏr, -ōr),
Exciting to vasomotor activity; producing increased blood pressure; denoting afferent nerve fibers that, when stimulated, excite vasoconstrictors, which increase peripheral resistance.
Synonym(s): hypertensor
[L. premo, pp. pressus, to press]

pres·sor

(pres'ŏr)
Exciting to vasomotor activity; producing increased blood pressure; denoting afferent nerve fibers that, when stimulated, excite vasoconstrictors, which increase peripheral resistance.
Synonym(s): hypertensor.
[L. premo, pp. pressus, to press]

hypertensor,

n an agent that tends to raise blood pressure.

hypertensor

a substance that raises the blood pressure.
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