Betekenis van:
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"