onomatomania


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onomatomania

 [on″ah-mat″ah-ma´ne-ah]
irresistible preoccupation with specific names or words.

on·o·mat·o·ma·ni·a

(on'ō-mat'ō-mā'nē-ă),
An abnormal impulse to dwell on certain words and their supposed significance, or to try to recall frantically a particular word.
[G. onoma, name, + mania, frenzy]

onomatomania

/on·o·mato·ma·nia/ (on″ah-mat″ah-ma´ne-ah) irresistible preoccupation with specific words or names.

on·o·mat·o·ma·ni·a

(on'ŏ-mat'ŏ-mā'nē-ă)
An abnormal impulse to dwell on certain words and their supposed significance, or frantically to try to recall a particular word.
[G. onoma, name, + mania, frenzy]

onomatomania

An obsessive, repetitious intrusion of word or phrase into the thoughts.