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claustrophobia

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Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] claustrum "a shut in place," from claudere "to close" + Greek phobos "fear." First attested in the British Medical Journal.

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Noun

Singular
claustrophobia

Plural
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claustrophobia (-)
  1. The fear of closed, tight places.

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