lyssophobia


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lyssophobia

 [lis″o-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of rabies.

lyssophobia

/lys·so·pho·bia/ (lis″o-fo´be-ah) irrational fear of rabies.

lyssophobia

An obsolete term for a morbid fear of suffering a nervous breakdown or of “going mad”.

lyssophobia

(lis-ŏ-fō′bē-ă) [ lyssa + -phobia]
1. Fear of becoming insane.
2. Fear of rabies.