carcinophobia

Main Entry:  carcinophobia
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a fear of getting cancer; also called cancerphobia, cancerophobia
Etymology:  carcino- 'cancer'
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Main Entry:  carcinophobia
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See cancerophobia
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carcinophobia car·ci·no·pho·bi·a (kär'sə-nō-fō'bē-ə)
n.
Variant of cancerophobia.

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