cancerophobia

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cancerophobia (ˌkænsərəʊˈfəʊbɪə)
 
n
a morbid dread of being afflicted by cancer

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Main Entry:  cancerophobia
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a fear of getting cancer; also called cancerphobia, carcinophobia
Main Entry:  cancerophobia
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See carcinophobia
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cancerophobia can·cer·o·pho·bi·a (kān'sə-rō-fō'bē-ə) or car·ci·no·pho·bi·a (kär'sə-nō-)
n.
An abnormal fear of developing a malignant growth.

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