thanatophobia


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thanatophobia

(ˌθænətəˈfəʊbɪə)
n
(Psychology) an abnormal fear of death

thanatophobia

necrophobia, def. 1.
See also: Corpses
necrophobia.
See also: Death
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thanatophobia - a morbid fear of death
simple phobia - any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with relatively simple well-defined stimuli
Translations
Thanatophobie
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3 per cent) the patients exhibited thanatophobia ( fear of death, a phobia that is much more complicated than it sounds).