Synonyms and Antonyms for ace-inhibitor

1. ACE inhibitor (n.)

an antihypertensive drug that blocks the formation of angiotensin II in the kidney, leading to relaxation of the arteries; promotes the excretion of salt and water by inhibiting the activity of the angiotensin converting enzyme; also used to treat congestive heart failure

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2. inhibitor (n.)

a substance that retards or stops an activity

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3. ace (n.)

the smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number

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4. ace (n.)

one of four playing cards in a deck having a single pip on its face

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5. ace (n.)

someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

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7. ace (v.)

score an ace against

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8. ACE (n.)

a major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an area extending from Norway to Turkey

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9. ACE (n.)

proteolytic enzyme that converts angiotensin I into angiotensin II

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