hyperergic

adjective
hy·​per·​er·​gic | \ -ˈər-jik \

Medical Definition of hyperergic

: characterized by or exhibiting a greater than normal sensitivity to an allergen an extensive hyperergic tissue response — compare hypoergic, normergic

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