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1. Increased rigidity, tension, and spasticity of the muscles.
2. The condition (in muscle or muscular tissue) of being hypertonic.
3. A condition of excessive tone of the skeletal muscles; increased resistance of muscle to passive stretching.
This entry is located in the following units: hyper-, hyp- (page 17) tono-, -tonia, -tone, -tony, -tonic, -tonical (tension) + (page 2)