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Fear of the dwarf planet Makemake. Makemakephobia

Fear of black holes (branch of trypophobia). Melanoheliophobia

Fear of full moon (branch of selenophobia). Mestoselenophobia, Remaphobia

Fear of Pluto. Mingwangphobia

Fear of Mars's moon Phobos. Phobosphobia

Fear of Saturn's moon Titan. Titanphobia

Fear of Neptune's moon Triton. Tritonphobia

Fear of the Milky Way Galaxy. Vialacteaphobia

Fear of Jupiter's moon Callisto. Callistophobia

Fear of constellations. Celeformophobia

Fear of the dwarf planet Ceres. Ceresphobia

Fear of the cosmos. Cosmophobia

Fear of Mars's moon Deimos. Deimosphobia

Fear of the dwarf planet Eris. Erisphobia

Fear of asteroids. Etiamophobia

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Psychology term of the day

May 15th 2021


Mysophobia, also known as verminophobia, germophobia, germaphobia, bacillophobia and bacteriophobia, is a pathological fear of contamination and germs. The term was coined by William A. Hammond in 1879 when describing a case of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) exhibited in repeatedly washing one's hands.