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Definition of the noun agromania

What does agromania mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. an intense desire to be alone or out in the open
    • lexical domain: Motives - nouns denoting goals
    • more generic words: cacoethes / mania / passion = an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action

Alternative definition of the noun agromania


  1. An intense interest in aspects of rural life

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Google previewEncyclopedia of the Enlightenment (2013)

by Michel Delon

However, beginning at the turn of the 18th century that interest was rekindled in enlightened circles, and it eventually increased to the point of triggering a veritable “agromania.” Agromania and Anglomania Research into the best ways of ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

3R87; #H, *g, *H Agromania. A morbid desire for solitude. UHRiffTT Agrypnia.

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek

one-track mind monoideism monomania dwelling excessively on a single subject ooze transude liquid through a membrane open country lover agromania having an excessive desire to be isolated or in open country operation of... (see under ...

Google previewA Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)

Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould

Agromania, ag-ro-ma' -ne-ah. A morbid desire for solitude. Agrypnia, ah-grip' -ne- ah. Loss of sleep; insomnia. Agrypnotic, ah-grip-not'-ik. A drug preventing sleep. Ague, a'-gu. Malarial or intermittent fever. A., Brass-founders', a disease of ...

Google previewBob's Dictionary of Big Words (2016)

by Robert Sungenis

agromania, n. a desire to live ...

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

agromania n. a pathologically strong impulse to live alone in open country. ague :1. sec malaria. agyria (Iissencephaly) n. a condition in which the brain develops abnonnally - it has no grooves on the outside ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

agraphic agromania N. strong desire to be alone or out in open space. ague (a'gyo—O) N. old term for chill or fever, esp. during malaria. AIDS See ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME. ailment (al'msnt) N. slight but often ...

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2009)

by Robert Jean Campbell

ophilia; voyeurism sleeping partner: sleeping princess syndrome; somnophilia solitude: agromania; claustrophilia; eremophilia; lygophilia (dark, gloom) speaking: garrulosity; lalorrhea; ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

agromania (ag-ro-ma'ne-ah) [Gr. 47p6s 6eld + liarla madness]. Insane passion for solitude or for wandering in the fields. agronomy (ag-ron'om-e) [Gr.

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1898)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... by George Milbry Gould

Agromania (ag-ro-ma'-ne-ah) [äypór, a field; unvia, madness]. A mania for living in the country. Agrostography (ag-ros-tog'-ra-fe) [äypogric, conchgrass; Ypapetv, to write]. See Agrostology. Agrostology (ag-ros-to/-o-je) [äypoartc, conch-grass; ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

- agromania (ag-rö-mâ'ni-á), n. [NL., (Gr. Gypór, open country, + uavia, madness.] A morbid impulse to wander or dwell away from human habitations. omyza (ag-rö-mi'zā), n.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

agromania (ag-rö-mâ'ni-á), n. [NL., (Gr. Gypór, open country, + uavia, madness.] A morbid impulse to wander or dwell away from human habitations. A# (ag-rö-mi'zā), n.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1910)

agromania (ag-rū-mă'ni-á), n. [NL., KGr. Öypós, open country, Havia, madness.] ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

agromania, (ag- ro-mi'ni-ii), 11. [NL., < Gr. dypég, open country, + ,uavia, madness] A morbid impulse to wander or dwell away from human habitations. Agro (ag-ré-mi'zii), 12.

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Video shows what agromania means. An intense interest in agriculture.. Agromania Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...

Scrabble value of A1G2R1O1M3A1N1I1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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