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noun phthis·io·pho·bia \ˌt(h)iz-ē-ə-ˈfō-bē-ə\

Medical Definition of PHTHISIOPHOBIA

:  pathological fear of tuberculosis


July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
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