myrmecophobia

A fear of ants

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Myrmecophobia — (from Greek: μύρμηξ, myrmex, ant and φόβος, phóbos, fear ) is an irrational fear of ants and a kind of specific phobia. It is common for those who suffer from Myrmecophobia to also have a wider fear of insects in general, such as Entomophobia.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Мирмекофобия — Мирмекофобия (myrmecophobia, от греч.: μύρμηξ, myrmex, «муравей» и φόβος, phóbos, «страх»)  боязнь муравьев, один из специфических видов зоофобий[1][2][3][4]. Муравьи являются общественными насекомыми и, как и …   Википедия


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