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atrial natriuretic peptide

noun

Medical Definition of ATRIAL NATRIURETIC PEPTIDE

:  a peptide hormone secreted by myocytes of the cardiac atria that in pharmacological doses promotes salt and water excretion and lowers blood pressure—abbreviation ANP
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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