dynamogenesis

noun
dy·na·mo·gen·e·sis | \ˌdī-nə-mō-ˈjen-ə-səs \
plural dynamogeneses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of dynamogenesis 

: an increase in the mental or motor activity of an already functioning bodily system that accompanies any added sensory stimulation

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