hyperprosexia


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hyperprosexia

(ˌhaɪpəprɒˈsɛksɪə)
n
(Psychology) psychol a condition in which the whole attention is occupied by one object or idea to the exclusion of others
[C20: from hyper- + Greek prosexein to heed]
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Her attention evinces quantitative disorders of the spontaneous hyperprosexia type, qualitative changes with difficulties of the concentration capacity, modifications of the dispersion of attention, flexibility and distribution of attention.
He also manifests voluntary and spontaneous hypoprosexia, with selective hyperprosexia elements concerning the delirious themes and the visual and auditory hallucinations, all of which make him extremely distractible.