odontophobia


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odontophobia

(ɒˌdɒntəˈfəʊbɪə)
n
(Psychology) an unnatural dread or terror of teeth
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odontophobia

an abnormal fear of teeth, especially of animal teeth.
See also: Teeth
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So-called 'Odontophobia' - aka a fear of visiting the dentist - is far from rare in Britain.
So-called 'odontophobia' - a fear of visiting the dentist - is far from rare in Britain.