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noun: A heightened sensitivity to sounds.
From Greek hyper- (over) + acousis (hearing). Earliest documented use: 1825.
“Too bad I have hyperacusis and can hear dog whistles. And secrets from men who kiss me in closets.”
Julia Kent; Shopping for a CEO; CreateSpace; 2015.
See more usage examples of hyperacusis in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
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