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onomatomania

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noun on·o·mato·ma·nia \ˌän-ə-ˌmat-ə-ˈmā-nē-ə, -ˌmät-\

Medical Definition of onomatomania

  1. :  an abnormal obsession with words or names; especially :  a mania for repeating certain words or sounds


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