Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


hypotensor hy·po·ten·sor (hī’pə-těn’sər, -sôr’)
See depressor.


Read Also:

  • Hypotenuse

    [hahy-pot-n-oos, -yoos] /haɪˈpɒt nˌus, -ˌyus/ noun, Geometry. 1. the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle. /haɪˈpɒtɪˌnjuːz/ noun 1. the side in a right-angled triangle that is opposite the right angle hyp n. 1570s, from Late Latin hypotenusa, from Greek hypoteinousa “stretching under” (the right angle), fem. present participle of hypoteinein, from hypo- […]

  • Hypoth.

    1. . 2. . hypothesis

  • Hypothalamic infundibulum

    hypothalamic infundibulum n. The apical portion of the tuber cinereum extending into the stalk of the pituitary gland.

  • Hypothalamohypophysial portal system

    hypothalamohypophysial portal system hy·po·thal·a·mo·hy·po·phys·i·al portal system (hī’pō-thāl’ə-mō-hī’pə-fĭz’ē-əl, -zē’-, -hī-pŏf’ĭ-sē’əl) n. A system of veins that originate in the hypothalmus and pass through the pituitary gland and into its anterior lobe, where they branch into a capillary bed and convey releasing factors to the anterior lobe.

Disclaimer: Hypotensor definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.