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low blood pressure

noun
Origin of low blood pressure
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25
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  • On the contrary, attacks of mania are accompanied by low blood pressure.

    Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield
  • It is well known that a low blood pressure is conducive to endurance and to general health.

    Vitality Supreme Bernarr Macfadden
low blood pressure in Science
low blood pressure
  (lō)   
See hypotension.
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