photaugiaphobia

photaugiaphobia
Morbid fear of, or overreaction to, a glare of light. [G. photaugeia, glare of light, + phobos, fear]

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pho·tau·gia·pho·bia (fo-taw″je-ə-foґbe-ə) [Gr. phōtaugeia glare + phobia] abnormal intolerance of glare.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

См. также в других словарях:

  • Phobia — An unreasonable sort of fear that can cause avoidance and panic. Phobias are a relatively common type of anxiety disorder. For example, extreme fear of spiders is called arachnophobia, and fear of being outside is known as agoraphobia. Phobias… …   Medical dictionary


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