hyperextension definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Extension of a bodily joint beyond its normal range of motion.
- hyˌper·ex·tendˈ verb
hyperextension - Medical Definition
Extension of a joint beyond its normal range of motion.
- hyperextend verb
Variant of hyperextend
to injure (a knee, elbow, etc.) by bending it beyond its normal limit of extension
- hyperextension noun