Definisi 'pressor'
English to English
adjective
1 increasing (or tending to increase) blood pressure
Example:
• pressor reflexes
source: wordnet30
2 Causing, or giving rise to, pressure or to an increase of pressure; as, pressor nerve fibers, stimulation of which excites the vasomotor center, thus causing a stronger contraction of the arteries and consequently an increase of the arterial blood pressure; -- opposed to depressor.
source: webster1913
noun
3 any agent that causes a narrowing of an opening of a blood vessel: cold or stress or nicotine or epinephrine or norepinephrine or angiotensin or vasopressin or certain drugs; maintains or increases blood pressure
source: wordnet30
More Word(s)
blood pressure, physiology, agent, adrenergic, adrenergic drug, angiotensin, angiotonin, hypertensin,

Visual Synonyms
Click for larger image