loudness intolerance
   see hyperacusis.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • recruitment — /rəˈkrutmənt/ (say ruh kroohtmuhnt) noun 1. the act of recruiting. 2. a malfunction of hearing in which sounds develop abnormal loudness, often associated with a reduction in the dynamic range of sounds perceived and an intolerance to loud sounds …   Australian English dictionary

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