osphresiophobia

A fear of odors

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • osphresiophobia — SYN: olfactophobia. [osphresio + G. phobos, fear] …   Medical dictionary

  • Phobia — An unreasonable sort of fear that can cause avoidance and panic. Phobias are a relatively common type of anxiety disorder. For example, extreme fear of spiders is called arachnophobia, and fear of being outside is known as agoraphobia. Phobias… …   Medical dictionary

  • olfactophobia — Morbid fear of odors. SYN: osmophobia, osphresiophobia. [L. olfactus, smell, + G. phobos, fear] …   Medical dictionary

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