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Fear of Number lists and list of number phobias (branch of Albumistaphobia). Albumistanumerophobia

A joke term for the phobia of palindromes, which is a palindrome itself The term is a piece of computer humor entered into the 1981 The Devil's DP Dictionary. Aibohphobia

Fear of temporal displacement, from a Doctor Who novel by Jonathan Morris. Anachrophobia

A portmanteau of "anorak" and "arachnophobia" Used in the Wallace and Gromit comic book Anoraknophobia Also the title of an album by Marillion. Anoraknophobia

Fear of suffocating on one's own eyeballs. Claustrommetaphobia

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July 26th 2021


The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e. g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.