zelotypia


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zelotypia

(ˌziːləʊˈtɪpɪə)
n
1. (Psychology) morbid zeal
2. (Psychology) excessive jealousy
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zelotypia

Obsolete.
1. abnormal zeal.
2. morbid jealousy. — zelotypic, adj.
See also: Behavior
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