taphephobia


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taphephobia

 [taf″ĕ-fo´be-ah]
irrational fear of being buried alive.
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Taphephobia

Morbid fear of being buried alive.
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taphephobia

(tăf″ĕ-fō′bē-ă) [Gr. taphos, grave, + phobos, fear]
An abnormal fear of being buried alive.
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