hyperexcitability

noun
hy·​per·​ex·​cit·​abil·​i·​ty | \ ˌhī-pə-rik-ˌsīt-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē How to pronounce hyperexcitability (audio) \
plural hyperexcitabilities

Medical Definition of hyperexcitability

: the state or condition of being unusually or excessively excitable a period of hyperexcitability of all or most of the reflexes— S. W. Jacob

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“Hyperexcitability.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hyperexcitability. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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