excessive action-potential output from the motor and premotor areas of the cortex. adj., adj hyperponet´ic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Exaggerated activity within the motor portion of the nervous system.
[hyper- + G. ponos, toil]
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