Excessive effort in voice production characterized by loudness and undue tension of the vocal muscles.
[hyper- + G. phōnē, sound, voice]
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hyperphonia(hī″pĕr-fō′nē-ă) [″ + phone, voice]
1. Stuttering or stammering due to irritability of the vocal cords.
2. Explosive speech exhibited by those who stammer.
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