hyperexcitability

[ hahy-per-ik-sahy-tuh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌhaɪ pər ɪkˌsaɪ təˈbɪl ɪ ti /

noun Pathology, Psychology.

an excessive reaction to stimuli.

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OTHER WORDS FROM hyperexcitability

hy·per·ex·cit·a·ble, adjective
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