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agoraphobia

ag·o·ra·pho·bi·a

agoraphobia

pronunciation:
ae g r fo bi
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition: an abnormal fear of open or public spaces.
derivations: agoraphobic (adj.), agoraphobic (n.)
Word Parts
The word agoraphobia contains the following part:
phobia, -phobe, -phobic Greek root that means fear, dread