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Inner Ear Problem May Cause Hyperactivity
2013-09-05 17:37:45

The physiological basis for abnormal behaviors is usually found in the brain, but a new study found that a certain type of inner ear dysfunction could increase hyperactivity through neurological changes.


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pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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