hypsophobia

fear of high places

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • гипсофобия — (hypsophobia; греч. hypsos высота + фобия) навязчивый страх боязнь подъема и пребывания на высоте …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Гипсофоби́я — (hypsophobia; греч. hypsos высота + Фобия) навязчивый страх боязнь подъема и пребывания на высоте …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • Phobias — This is a list that has been stewing on my hard drive for several years, defining 136 phobias, irrational or pathological fears of various things. The reason I ve resisted is that someone else has done a far more thorough job than I could ever do …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • hypsography —   n. topographical relief, and its observation; the representation of this in maps.    ♦ hypsometry, n. measurement of heights above sea level.    ♦ hypsophobia, n. dread of heights …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • hypsophobe — hypˈsophobe noun A person suffering from hypsophobia /hip sō fōˈbi ə/ (Gr phobos fear) fear of (falling from) high places • • • Main Entry: ↑hypso …   Useful english dictionary

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