vasoconstrictive

[ vas-oh-kuhn-strik-tiv, vey-zoh- ]
/ ˌvæs oʊ kənˈstrɪk tɪv, ˌveɪ zoʊ- /

adjective Physiology.

causing vasoconstriction.

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Origin of vasoconstrictive

First recorded in 1885–90; vaso- + constrictive
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Medical definitions for vasoconstrictive

vasoconstrictive
[ vā′zō-kən-strĭktĭv ]

adj.

Causing constriction of the blood vessels.
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