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hypersthenia

(hī′pər-sthēnē-ə)
n.
  1. An excess of muscular tension or strength.
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Related formshy′per•sthenic (-sthĕnĭk) adj.
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  • Steeped in superstition, hypersthenia, God to her was a man—her lover.

    Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13

    Elbert Hubbard