vasoactive

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adjective va·so·ac·tive \ˌvā-zō-ˈak-tiv\

Definition of vasoactive

  1. :  affecting the blood vessels especially in respect to the degree of their relaxation or contraction

vasoactivity

play \ˌvā-zō-ak-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of vasoactive

vaso- + active


First Known Use: circa 1921


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vasoactive

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adjective va·so·ac·tive \ˌvā-zō-ˈak-tiv\

Medical Definition of vasoactive

  1. :  affecting the blood vessels especially in respect to the degree of their relaxation or contraction

vasoactivity

\-ak-ˈtiv-ət-ē\play noun plural

vasoactivities

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