traumatophobia


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Noun1.traumatophobia - a morbid fear of battle or physical injurytraumatophobia - a morbid fear of battle or physical injury
social phobia - any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with situations in which you are subject to criticism by others (as fear of eating in public or public speaking etc)
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For instance, in a study searching the relation between traumatophobia and gender, age and level of professionalism in Italian gymnasts, the researchers found that male gymnasts had lower anxiety level with respect to female ones (Cartoni, Minganti, Zelli, 2005).