hypertonicity


hy·per·to·nic·i·ty

noun \-tə-ˈni-sə-tē\
plural hy·per·to·nic·i·ties

Definition of HYPERTONICITY

:  the condition of being hypertonic; especially :  hypertonia

First Known Use of HYPERTONICITY

1886

hy·per·to·nic·i·ty

noun \-tə-ˈnis-ət-ē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural hy·per·to·nic·i·ties

Medical Definition of HYPERTONICITY

: the quality or state of being hypertonic

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