hypophonesis

[hahy-poh-fuh-nee-sis, -foh-]

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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