Definition of Hypertension in English :

Define Hypertension in English

Hypertension meaning in English

Meaning of Hypertension in English

Pronunciation of Hypertension in English

Hypertension pronunciation in English

Pronounce Hypertension in English

Hypertension

see synonyms of hypertension

Noun

1. high blood pressure, hypertension

a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)

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Hypertension

see synonyms of hypertension
noun
pathology
abnormally high blood pressure

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Hypertension

see synonyms of hypertension
noun
1. 
any abnormally high tension
2. 
abnormally high blood pressure, or a disease of which this is the chief sign

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Hypertension

see synonyms of hypertension
n.
1.
a. Abnormally elevated arterial blood pressure.
b. Arterial disease marked by chronic high blood pressure.
2. Elevated pressure or tension of a body fluid, as of the intraocular or cerebrospinal fluids.

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