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hyperactive

adjective uk   /ˌhaɪ.pər'æk.tɪv/  us   /-pɚ-/
Someone who is hyperactive has more energy than is normal, gets excited easily, and cannot stay still or think about work: Hyperactive children often have poor concentration and require very little sleep.
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hyperactivity
noun [U] uk   /-ækˈtɪv.ɪ.ti/  us   /-ækˈt̬ɪv.ə.t̬i/
Translations of “hyperactive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 好動亢奮的, 過度活躍的…
in Russian легко возбудимый, гиперактивный…
in Turkish çok hareketli, hiperaktif…
in Chinese (Simplified) 多动亢奋的, 过分活跃的…
in Polish nadpobudliwy…
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