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hypophonesis

[hahy-poh-fuh-nee-sis, -foh-]
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noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. a sound of less than usual intensity in percussion or auscultation.

Origin of hypophonesis

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hypophonesis in Medicine

hypophonesis

(hī′pō-fō-nēsĭs)
n.
  1. A noticeable diminution of the perceived sound in auscultation or percussion.
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