topophobia


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top·o·pho·bi·a

(tōp'ō-fō'bē-ă),
A neurotic dread of or related to a particular place or locality.
[topo- + G. phobos, fear]
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topophobia

Morbid fear of a place or situation specific to the individual.
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topophobia

(tō″pō-fō′bē-ă) [″ + phobos, fear]
A neurotic fear of being in a particular place or area.
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