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hyperextension

hy·per·ex·ten·sion

hyperextension

 
pronunciation:
haI pr ihk sten shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the extension or bending backward of a limb, esp. at the elbow or knee, beyond its normal limits.
definition 2: the state of, or injury caused by, such an abnormal extension.
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