altophobia

altophobia

[al-tuh-foh-bee-uh]
noun
an abnormal fear of heights; acrophobia.

Origin:
alto- + -phobia

altophobic, adjective, noun
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Main Entry:  altophobia
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a fear of heights, high places
Etymology:  Latin altus 'high'
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