Associations to the word «Hypertension»


HYPERTENSION, noun. (pathology) The disease or disorder of abnormally high blood pressure.

Dictionary definition

HYPERTENSION, noun. A common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater).

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King