antihypertensive definition by Webster's New World
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able to inhibit or control hypertension
an antihypertensive substance or drug
antihypertensive definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Reducing or controlling high blood pressure.
- anˌti·hyˌper·tenˈsive noun
antihypertensive - Medical Definition
Reducing high blood pressure.noun
A drug or treatment that reduces high blood pressure.