hypoanxious

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hypo- +‎ anxious

Adjective[edit]

hypoanxious (comparative more hypoanxious, superlative most hypoanxious)

  1. Less than normally anxious
    • 2015 November 5, “Loss of Metabotropic Glutamate Receptor 5 Function on Peripheral Benzodiazepine Receptor in Mice Prenatally Exposed to LPS”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0142093:
      We have recently demonstrated that inflammatory processes induced by an infection during gestational period alters expression of glial mGluR5, and the degree of this alteration is associated with many brain-related disorders as a delay in the reflex development of young pups [13 ], deficits in social behavior and working memory of adolescent offspring [12 ] and hypoanxious phenotype in young adults [14 ].