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hyperponesis

noun hy·per·po·ne·sis \ -pō-ˈnē-səs \

medical Definition of hyperponesis

plural hyperponeses play \-ˌsēz\
: a condition marked by excessive activity of motor neurons within the nervous system

hyperponetic

play \-ˈnet-ik\ adjective

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