auditory defensiveness

au·di·to·ry de·fen·sive·ness

(aw'di-tōr-ē dĕ-fen'siv-nĕs)
Excessive reaction to sound (e.g., because of its volume or novelty).
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auditory defensiveness

Excessive attention to sounds that do not disturb others.
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