causing a rise in blood pressure by constricting blood vessels
Origin of vasopressorfrom vaso- + press(ure) + -or
a substance causing such a rise
Of, relating to, or causing constriction of blood vessels.
An agent that causes a rise in blood pressure.
- (medicine) Of or relating to the constriction on blood vessels which eventually causes a rise in blood pressure
- (medicine) an agent that causes such constriction