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Related to lyssophobia: merinthophobia
irrational fear of rabies.
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lyssophobiaAn obsolete term for a morbid fear of suffering a nervous breakdown or of “going mad”.
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lyssophobia(lis-ŏ-fō′bē-ă) [ lyssa + -phobia]
1. Fear of becoming insane.
2. Fear of rabies.
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