Medical Dictionary

beta–blocking

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adjective be·ta–block·ing \-ˈbläk-iŋ\

Medical Definition of beta–blocking

  1. :  blocking or relating to the blocking of beta-receptor activity beta–blocking drugs the beta–blocking activity of atenolol


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