[ hī′pər-sthē′nē-ə ]
An excess of muscular tension or strength.
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Other words from hyperstheniahy′per•sthen′ic (-sthĕn′ĭk) 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