symmetrophobia


Related to symmetrophobia: symbolophobia

symmetrophobia

(ˌsɪmɪtrəˈfəʊbɪə)
n
1. (Art Terms) art an avoidance of symmetry, esp in Japanese art and Egyptian temples
2. (Psychoanalysis) psychoanal an irrational fear of symmetry, esp in terms of the arrangement of a home or working environment

symmetrophobia

an abnormal fear or dislike of symmetry.
See also: Symmetry
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