myrmecophobia


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myrmecophobia

1. an abnormal fear of ants.
2. the repelling of ants by some plants through hairs or glands. — myrmecophobic, adj.
See also: Ants
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The fact her fear has a proper scientific name (myrmecophobia) shows she's not alone.