hyperanakinesia

[ hahy-per-an-uh-ki-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh, -kahy- ]

noun
  1. abnormally active mechanical movement, especially of the stomach or intestine.

Origin of hyperanakinesia

1
hyper- + ana- + Greek -kīnēsia, derivative of kī́nēsis movement; see kinesthesia
  • Also hy·per·an·a·ci·ne·sia [hahy-per-an-uh-sahy-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh], /ˌhaɪ pɛrˌæn ə saɪˈni ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə/, hy·per·an·a·ki·ne·sis [hahy-per-an-uh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-]. /ˌhaɪ pərˌæn ə kɪˈni sɪs, -kaɪ-/.

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