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high blood pressure

noun
1.
elevation of the arterial blood pressure or a condition resulting from it; hypertension.
Abbreviation: HBP.
Origin of high blood pressure
1915-1920
1915-20
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high blood pressure in Medicine

high blood pressure n.
Hypertension.

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high blood pressure
  (hī)   
See hypertension.
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