[hahy-per-hi-droh-sis] /ˌhaɪ pər hɪˈdroʊ sɪs/

noun, Pathology.
abnormally excessive sweating.

hyperhidrosis hy·per·hi·dro·sis (hī’pər-hī-drō’sĭs, -hĭ-) or hy·per·i·dro·sis (hī’pər-ĭ-)
Excessive or profuse perspiration. Also called polyhidrosis.
hy’per·hi·drot’ic (-drŏt’ĭk) adj.


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