taphephobia

taphephobia

[taf-uh-foh-bee-uh]
noun Psychiatry.
an abnormal fear of being buried alive.

Origin:
< Greek taphḗ grave + -phobia

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taphephobia (ˌtæfɪˈfəʊbɪə)
 
n
med a pathological fear of being buried alive
 
[from Greek taphos grave + -phobia]
 
taphe'phobic
 
adj

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