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blood pressure

Michael Kent

in Food and Fitness: A Dictionary of Diet and Exercise

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780198631477
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191726422
blood pressure

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The pressure exerted by the heart and arteries to push blood around the body. The magnitude of blood pressure is

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Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink

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