from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In excess of the normal; above the normal.
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Thus begins another skirmish in Devinsky's long-standing war on the fecklessness of youth, their natural tendency to forget their medication, stay up all night working on a term paper and propel themselves into a hypernormal state by swilling vodka or cough medicine.
The idea that this quiet, hypernormal community was about to be under siege was almost too much to comprehend.
Hawk and Spenser share a bond that is not explained in the novel but often discussed and which feels hypernormal.
And the heat, the dark, the steam and the herbs (typically sage) the men inhale or rub on one another combine to create a hypernormal state, which is what men have always sought on Saturday nights anyway.
They had become to him a quasi-human, hypernormal race ....