Meaning of “hypertension” in the English Dictionary

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"hypertension" in British English

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hypertensionnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌhaɪ.pəˈten.ʃən/ us /ˌhaɪ.pɚˈten.ʃən/ specialized

a medical condition in which your blood pressure is extremely high

(Definition of “hypertension” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hypertension" in American English

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hypertensionnoun [ U ]

us /ˌhɑɪ·pərˈten·ʃən/ medical

(Definition of “hypertension” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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