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hypotonia

noun hy·po·to·nia \ˌhī-pə-ˈtō-nē-ə, -pō-\

Definition of HYPOTONIA

:  the state of having hypotonic muscle tone

Origin of HYPOTONIA

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1886

hypotonia

noun hy·po·to·nia \ˌhī-pə-ˈtō-nē-ə, -pō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYPOTONIA

1
:  abnormally low pressure of the intraocular fluid
2
:  the state of having hypotonic muscle tone

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