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noun so·ma·to·to·nia \ˌsō-mət-ə-ˈtō-nē-ə, sō-ˌmat-ə-\

Medical Definition of somatotonia

  1. :  a pattern of temperament that is marked by predominance of physical over social or intellectual factors, aggressiveness, love of physical activity, vigor, and alertness—compare cerebrotonia, viscerotonia

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