diastolic pressure definition

  • noun:
    • the blood pressure levels (as calculated by a sphygmomanometer) following the contraction associated with the heart as the chambers associated with the heart refill with bloodstream
    • the blood pressure (as calculated by a sphygmomanometer) after the contraction of heart whilst chambers associated with heart refill with blood

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