hyperponesis

hyperponesis
hy·per·po·ne·sis -pō-'nē-səs n, pl -ne·ses -.sēz a condition marked by excessive activity of motor neurons within the nervous system
hy·per·po·net·ic -'net-ik adj

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hy·per·po·ne·sis (hi″pər-po-neґsis) [hyper- + pon- + -esis] dysponesis in which there is excessive output of action potentials from the motor and premotor areas of the cerebral cortex. hyperponetic adj

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