limnophobia

limnophobia

an abnormal fear of lakes.
See also: Lakes
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FROM a fear of lakes to one of losing cellphone reception and a scare related to extreme cold, here are strangest worries travellers have: LIMNOPHOBIA: This phobia associated with nature is more to do with marshes, ponds and what lies beneath a lake, than the lake itself.