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-phobia
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  1. The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, disabling fear as a mental disorder (e.g., agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.g., hydrophobic)

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  2. however, earlier senses relate to psychiatry which studies serious phobias which disable a person's life

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  3. of Greek origin: φόβος/φοβία

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  4. A large number of-phobia lists circulate on the Internet, with words collected from indiscriminate sources, often copying each other

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  5. In common usage they also form words that describe dislike or hatred of a particular thing or subject

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