maieusiophobia


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Related to maieusiophobia: Hippophobia, Maiesiophilia

maieusiophobia

tocophobia.
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left broken on the sidewalk after a drunk white man jumps the curb in the colored neighborhood In "Maieusiophobia," a psychological term for the fear of childbirth, Bingham describes her fraught relationship with her mother.