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aerophobia

noun aero·pho·bia \ˌer-ō-ˈfō-bē-ə\

Definition of AEROPHOBIA

:  fear or strong dislike of flying
aero·phobe \ˈer-ō-ˌfōb\ noun
aero·pho·bic \ˌer-ō-ˈfō-bik\ adjective or noun

First Known Use of AEROPHOBIA

1911

aerophobia

noun aero·pho·bia \ˌar-ō-ˈfō-bē-ə, ˌer-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AEROPHOBIA

:  abnormal or excessive fear of drafts or of fresh air
aero·pho·bic \-bik\ adjective

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