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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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-phobic-phobic /fəʊbɪk $ foʊ-/ suffix technical  1 [in nouns]MI someone who has a strong unreasonable fear of something He’s a claustrophobic (=he fears small enclosed places).2 [in adjectives]MI suffering from or connected with a strong unreasonable fear of something I’m a bit agoraphobic (=I am afraid of crowds and open places).
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-phobican agoraphobic
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