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vasomotor

 [vas″o-mo´tor]
1. having an effect on the caliber of blood vessels; see also vasoactive.
2. a vasomotor nerve.
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angiokinetic

adjective An older term referring to vascular movement; vasomotor.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

va·so·mo·tor

(vā'sō-mō'tŏr)
1. Causing dilation or constriction of the blood vessels.
2. Denoting the nerves that have this action.
Synonym(s): angiokinetic.
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