hypertensive arteriosclerosis n.
A progressive increase in the muscle and elastic tissue of the arterial walls resulting from hypertension.
- Hypertensive retinopathy
hypertensive retinopathy n. A retinal condition that occurs in accelerated hypertension and that is characterized by arteriolar constriction, flame-shaped hemorrhages, cotton-wool patches, progressive severity of star-shaped edematous spot at the macula, and papilledema.
hypertensor hy·per·ten·sor (hī’pər-těn’sər, -sôr’) n. An agent or drug that raises blood pressure.
[hahy-per-tekst] /ˈhaɪ pərˌtɛkst/ noun 1. a method of storing data through a computer program that allows a user to create and link fields of information at will and to retrieve the data nonsequentially. /ˈhaɪpəˌtɛkst/ noun 1. computer software and hardware that allows users to create, store, and view text and move between related items easily […]
- Hypertext link
hypertext (Or “hyperlink”, “button”, formerly “span”, “region”, “extent”) A pointer from within the content of one hypertext node (e.g. a web page) to another node. In HTML (the language used to write web pages), the source and destination of a link are known as “anchors”. A source anchor may be a word, phrase, image or […]