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lyssophobia

[lis-uh-foh-bee-uh] /ˌlɪs əˈfoʊ bi ə/
noun, Psychiatry.
1.
a pathological fear of going insane.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < Greek lyss(a) rage, rabies, madness + -o- + -phobia
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Contemporary definitions for lyssophobia
noun

a fear of going insane; a fear of rabies or of going insane from rabies

Word Origin

Greek lyssa 'rage, frenzy'

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