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impulsive

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adjective im·pul·sive \im-ˈpəl-siv\

Medical Definition of impulsive

  1. 1:  having the power of or actually driving or impelling

  2. 2:  actuated by or prone to act on impulse <impulsive behavior>

  3. 3:  acting momentarily <brief impulsive auditory stimuli>

  4. im·pul·sive·ly adverb
    im·pul·sive·ness noun
    im·pul·siv·i·ty \-ˌpəl-ˈsiv-ət-ē\play noun, plural im·pul·siv·i·ties





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