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xenophobia

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noun xe·no·pho·bia \ˌze-nə-ˈfō-bē-ə, ˌzē-\

Simple Definition of xenophobia

  • : fear or hatred of strangers or foreigners

Full Definition of xenophobia

  1. :  fear and hatred of strangers or foreigners or of anything that is strange or foreign

Origin of xenophobia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1903


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xenophobia

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noun xe·no·pho·bia \ˌzen-ə-ˈfō-bē-ə, ˌzēn-\

Medical Definition of xenophobia

  1. :  fear and hatred of strangers or foreigners or of anything that is strange or foreign




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