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Definition of Acrophobia

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abnormal fear of heights
Acrophobia Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
fear of heights***Her acrophobia prevented her from taking that walk across the overbridge from her home to her office. She had also never travelled by air in her life.
WordNet 2.0

1. a morbid fear of great heights
(hypernym) simple phobia
Acrophobia Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Fear of heights
Acrophobia Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Acrophobia (from the , ákron , meaning "peak, summit, edge" and , phóbos, "fear") is an extreme or irrational fear or phobia of heights, especially when one is not particularly high up. It belongs to a category of specific phobias, called space and motion discomfort, that share both similar etiology and options for treatment.

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Acrophobia Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dictionary of Medicine (Shahram)
fear of heights