Medical Dictionary

agoraphobia

noun ag·o·ra·pho·bia \ˌag(-ə)-rə-ˈfō-bē-ə\

Medical Definition of AGORAPHOBIA

:  abnormal fear of being helpless in a situation from which escape may be difficult or embarrassing that is characterized initially often by panic or anticipatory anxiety and finally by avoidance of open or public places
July 04, 2015
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rigorous, strict, or severe
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