aerophobia

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aer·o·pho·bi·a

(ār-ō-fō'bē-ă),
Morbid dread of fresh air or of air in motion.
[aero- + G. phobos, fear]

aerophobia

(âr′ə-fō′bē-ə)
n.
An abnormal fear of air, especially drafts.

aerophobia

Morbid fear of airborne noxious substances.

Aerophobia

(1) Aviophobia, see there.
(2) Morbid fear of drafts and fresh air.

aer·o·pho·bi·a

(ār'ō-fō'bē-ă)
Morbid dread of fresh air or of air in motion.
[aero- + G. phobos, fear]
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'A true aerophobic won't fly, or will with sedation such as alcohol, but there are many people who are very afraid or anxious who will.
But for the one million UK aerophobics, flying is simply nerve wracking.
Not just noteworthy to aerophobics, aviation enthusiasts can indulge in the experience as well, since the device is considered to be as close as it gets to the real deal.
The experience can be fulfilling for aerophobics, and for aspiring aviators, even with prices that start at Dh450 for 15 minutes (Dh750 for 30 minutes), for up to three people.
The pundit has fought his fear for years and was so desperate to overcome it that he applied for a flying course designed to cure aerophobics.
But help is at hand for aerophobics in the Midlands who have been attending courses in their droves.