vasoinhibitor

vasoinhibitory /vas'oh in hib"i tawr'ee, -tohr'ee, vay'zoh-/, adj.
/vas'oh in hib"i teuhr, vay'zoh-/, n. Physiol., Pharm.
an agent, as a drug, that inhibits the action of the vasomotor nerves.
[VASO- + INHIBITOR]

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  • vasoinhibitor — [vas΄ōin hib′it ər, vā′zōin hib′it ər] n. [ VASO + INHIBITOR] a drug or other agent inhibiting the action of the vasomotor nerves vasoinhibitory [vas΄ō in hib′ittôr΄ē, vā′zōin hib′ittôr΄ē] adj …   English World dictionary

  • vasoinhibitor — An agent that restricts or prevents the functioning of the vasomotor nerves. * * * vaso·in·hib·i·tor (va″zo ) (vas″o in hibґĭ tər) an agent that inhibits the action of the vasomotor nerves …   Medical dictionary

  • vasoinhibitor — vaso·inhibitor …   English syllables

  • vasoinhibitor — /ˌveɪzoʊɪnˈhɪbətə/ (say .vayzohin hibuhtuh) noun an agent or drug that inhibits the action of the vasomotor nerves. –vasoinhibitory /ˌveɪzoʊɪnˈhɪbətri/ (say .vayzohin hibuhtree), / ˈhɪbətəri/ (say hibuhtuhree), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • vasoinhibitor — …   Useful english dictionary

  • vaso- — [vas′ō, vas′ə; vā′zō, vā′zə] [< L vas, vessel] combining form 1. the blood vessels [vasogenic] 2. the vas deferens [vasotomy] 3. vasomotor [vasoinhibitor]: Also, usually before a vowel, vas …   English World dictionary

  • vas- — combining form or vasi or vaso Etymology: New Latin, from Latin vas 1. : duct …   Useful english dictionary

  • vasoinhibitory — adjective see vasoinhibitor …   Useful english dictionary

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