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blood pressure

blood pressure
Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • spanning van het bloed in de aderen en de slagaderen
  • the pressure of the circulating blood against the walls of the blood vessels; results from the systole of the left ventricle of the heart; sometimes measured for a quick evaluation of a person's health
"adult blood pressure is considered normal at 120/80 where the first number is the systolic pressure and the second is the diastolic pressure"




  1. Tom has high blood pressure.
  2. Tom has low blood pressure.
  3. I have low blood pressure.
  4. I have high blood pressure.
  5. Let me take your blood pressure.
  6. He suffered from high blood pressure.
  7. You should check your blood pressure.
  8. I'd like to check your blood pressure.
  9. She suffers from low blood pressure.
  10. The blood pressure can't be determined.
  11. Tom had his blood pressure taken.
  12. We want to measure your blood pressure.
  13. My blood pressure is 155 over 105.
  14. Because of you, I'm having problems with my blood pressure.
  15. Blood pressure is important as a barometer of health.