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Aquaphobia

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Aquaphobia or waterfright is a persistent and abnormal fear of water. [1]

7 relations: Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, Greek language, List of phobias, New Harbinger Publications, Rabies, Specific phobia, Thalassophobia.

Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica

The Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica is a Scandinavian peer-reviewed medical journal containing original research, systematic reviews etc.

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Greek language

Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.

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List of phobias

The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e.g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.g. hydrophobic), in biology to describe organisms that dislike certain conditions (e.g. acidophobia), and in medicine to describe hypersensitivity to a stimulus, usually sensory (e.g. photophobia).

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New Harbinger Publications

New Harbinger Publications, Inc. is an Oakland-based American publisher and pioneer of self-help books.

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Rabies

Rabies is a viral disease that causes inflammation of the brain in humans and other mammals.

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Specific phobia

A specific phobia is any kind of anxiety disorder that amounts to an unreasonable or irrational fear related to exposure to specific objects or situations.

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Thalassophobia

Thalassophobia (Greek: θάλασσα, thalassa, "sea" and φόβος, phobos, "fear") is an intense and persistent fear of the sea or of sea travel.

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Aquaphobe, Fear of Water.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aquaphobia

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