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hypofunction

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hypo- +‎ function

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hypofunction (plural hypofunctions)

  1. (medicine) Abnormally low function.
    • 2011, Professional Guide to Pathophysiology, Lippincott, Williams, & Wilkins, page 2:
      Manifestations of disease may include hypofunction (such as constipation), hyperfunction (such as increased mucus production), or increased mechanical function (such as a seizure).

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