acromania

noun

ac·​ro·​ma·​nia
ˌa-krə-ˈmā-nē-ə
: crazy top especially of cotton

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Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek akros extreme + mania

First Known Use

1924, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of acromania was in 1924

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“Acromania.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acromania. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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