bibliomania

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noun bib·lio·ma·nia \ˌbi-blē-ə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -nyə\

Definition of bibliomania

  1. :  extreme preoccupation with collecting books

bibliomaniac

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bibliomaniacal

play \-lē-ō-mə-ˈnī-ə-kəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of bibliomania

French bibliomanie, from bibli- + manie mania, from Late Latin mania


First Known Use: 1734


Medical Dictionary

bibliomania

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noun bib·lio·ma·nia \ˌbib-lē-ə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -nyə\

Medical Definition of bibliomania

  1. :  extreme preoccupation with collecting books


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