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hypotensive

adjective hy·po·ten·sive \ ˌhī-pō-ˈten(t)-siv \

Definition of hypotensive

1 : characterized by or due to hypotension
2 : causing low blood pressure or a lowering of blood pressure
  • hypotensive drugs

First Known Use of hypotensive

1904

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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hypotensive

noun

Definition of hypotensive

: a person with hypotension

First Known Use of hypotensive

1941

in the meaning defined above

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hypotensive

adjective hy·po·ten·sive \ ˌhī-pō-ˈten(t)-siv \

medical Definition of hypotensive

1 : characterized by or due to hypotension
  • hypotensive shock
2 : causing low blood pressure or a lowering of blood pressure
  • hypotensive drugs

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hypotensive

noun

medical Definition of hypotensive

: one affected with hypotension

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