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thanatophobia

[than-uh-tuh-foh-bee-uh] /ˌθæn ə təˈfoʊ bi ə/
noun, Psychiatry.
1.
an abnormal fear of death.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; thanato- + -phobia
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Contemporary definitions for thanatophobia
noun

a fear of death

Word Origin

Greek thanato- 'death'

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