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hyperponesis

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noun hy·per·po·ne·sis \-pō-ˈnē-səs\

Medical Definition of hyperponesis

plural

hyperponeses

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  1. :  a condition marked by excessive activity of motor neurons within the nervous system

hyperponetic

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