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dysmorphophobia

/dɪsˌmɔːfəʊˈfəʊbɪə/
noun
1.
an obsessive fear that one's body, or any part of it, is repulsive or may become so
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Contemporary definitions for dysmorphophobia
noun

a fear of being deformed; also called body [dysmorphic disorder]

Word Origin

Greek dys- + morphe 'form'

noun

See bigorexia

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