toxicophobia


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toxicophobia

 [tok″sĭ-ko-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of being poisoned.

tox·i·co·pho·bi·a

(tok'si-kō-fō'bē-ă),
Morbid fear of being poisoned.
Synonym(s): toxiphobia
[toxico- + G. phobos, fear]

toxicophobia

/tox·i·co·pho·bia/ (-fo´be-ah) irrational fear of being poisoned.

toxicophobia

(tŏks″ĭ-kō-fō′bē-ă) [″ + phobos, fear]
An abnormal fear of being poisoned by any medium: food, gas, water, or drugs.