hyperpietic
Relating to or marked by high blood pressure.

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hy·per·pi·et·ic -.pī-'et-ik adj marked by hypertension
hyperpietic n one affected with hypertension

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • hyperpietic — adj. suffering from hyperpiesis (chronic high blood pressure whose cause is unknown) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hyperpietic — hy·per·pi·et·ic …   English syllables

  • hyperpietic — I. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|pī|ed.ik adjective Etymology: from New Latin hyperpiesia, after such pairs as New Latin anesthesia: English anesthetic : marked by hyperpiesia II. noun ( s) : a person having hyperpiesia …   Useful english dictionary

  • hyperpiesis —   n. high blood pressure.    ♦ hyperpietic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • hyperpiesia —   n. high blood pressure.    ♦ hyperpietic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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