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hyperkinesis

Pronunciation: hi'per-ki-ne'sis, -ne'ze-a

Definition:

  1. Excessive motility.
  2. Excessive muscular activity.

Synonym(s): hypercinesis, hypercinesia, supermotility

[hyper- + G. kinesis, motion]

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