vasostimulant

[ vas-oh-stim-yuh-luhnt, vey-zoh- ]
/ ˌvæs oʊˈstɪm yə lənt, ˌveɪ zoʊ- /

adjective

stimulating the action of the vasomotor nerves.

noun

a vasostimulant agent, as a drug.

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Origin of vasostimulant

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Medical definitions for vasostimulant

vasostimulant
[ vā′zō-stĭmyə-lənt ]

adj.

Exciting vasomotor action.

n.

An agent that excites the vasomotor nerves to action.
An agent that increases vascular tension.
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