germophobe

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noun germ·o·phobe \ˈjər-mə-ˌfōb\

Definition of germophobe

  1. :  a person who has an abnormal fear of germs

germophobic

play \ˌjər-mə-ˈfō-bik\ or less commonly

germaphobic

adjective

1894

First Known Use of germophobe

1894

Variants of germophobe

or less commonly

germaphobe


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