symmetrophobia


symmetrophobia
The fear of symmetry

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • symmetrophobia — fear of symmetry Phobias …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • symmetrophobia — sym·me·tro·phobia …   English syllables

  • symmetrophobia — ˌsimə.trəˈfōbēə noun Etymology: New Latin, from English symmetry + New Latin o + phobia : a characteristic asymmetry (as in ancient Egyptian architecture and in Japanese design) implying an aversion to symmetry …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phobias — This is a list that has been stewing on my hard drive for several years, defining 136 phobias, irrational or pathological fears of various things. The reason I ve resisted is that someone else has done a far more thorough job than I could ever do …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • symmetry — 1560s, relation of parts, proportion, from L. symmetria, from Gk. symmetria agreement in dimensions, due proportion, arrangement, from symmetros having a common measure, even, proportionate, from syn together + metron meter (see METER (Cf. meter) …   Etymology dictionary


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