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ACE inhibitor


ACE inhibitor

noun \ˈās-, ˌā-(ˌ)sē-ˈē-\

Definition of ACE INHIBITOR

:  any of a group of antihypertensive drugs (as captopril) that relax arteries and promote renal excretion of salt and water by inhibiting the activity of an angiotensin converting enzyme
February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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