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hyperextension

 [hi″per-ek-sten´shun]
extension of a limb or part beyond the normal limit.
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hy·per·ex·ten·sion

(hī'pĕr-eks-ten'shŭn),
Extension of a limb or part beyond the normal limit.
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hyperextension

(hī′pər-ĭk-stĕn′shən)
n.
Extension of a bodily joint beyond its normal range of motion.

hy′per·ex·tend′ (-ĭk-stĕnd′) v.
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hyperextension

Overextension Rehab medicine The extension of a limb or other body part beyond its normal range of movement
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

hy·per·ex·ten·sion

(hī'pĕr-eks-ten'shŭn)
Extension of a limb or part beyond the normal limit.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hyperextension

’over-straightening’ of a joint beyond its normal limits.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005