The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe occur in technical usage in
psychiatry to ... cover a huge number of phobias, but in fact use a standard text to
fit any phobia and reuse it for all
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What It Is: A morbid fear of being touched. Word History: Haptein is a Greek word that means to fasten (that is, to bring two things together). Bonus Points: Haptics ...
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Proving linguists can be real jerks, this very long word refers to the fear of very long words. If you have it, steer clear of James Joyce, chemistry, and telling ...
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