A fear of heights or high places

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • altophobia — noun fear of heights Syn: acrophobia Ant: bathophobia …   Wiktionary

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  • bathophobia — noun a) The fear of volumes with large depths such as stairways and deep caves. b) The fear of depths Ant: altophobia …   Wiktionary

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