necrophobic

necrophobia

[nek-ruh-foh-bee-uh]
noun Psychiatry.
1.
an abnormal fear of death; thanatophobia.
2.
an abnormal fear of dead bodies.

Origin:
1825–35; < Neo-Latin; see necro-, -phobia

necrophobic, adjective
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necrophobia (ˌnɛkrəʊˈfəʊbɪə)
 
n
an abnormal fear of death or dead bodies
 
'necrophobe
 
n
 
necro'phobic
 
adj

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necrophobia nec·ro·pho·bi·a (něk'rə-fō'bē-ə)
n.
An abnormal fear of death or corpses.


nec'ro·pho'bic adj.
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