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Definition of the noun algophobia

What does algophobia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: algophobias

  1. a morbid fear of pain
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • more generic term: simple phobia = any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with relatively simple well-defined stimuli


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Google previewEssentials of Understanding Abnormal Behavior (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Algophobia: Algophobia is a phobia of pain an abnormal and persistent fear of pain that is far more powerful than ...

Google previewKaplan and Sadocks Synopsis of Psychiatry (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Algophobia: Algophobia is a phobia of pain an abnormal and persistent fear of pain that is far more powerful thanthatofa normal person. Alogia: In psychology, alogia, is a general lack of additional, unprompted content seen in normal speech.

Google previewPsychiatry Test Preparation and Review Manual (2016)

by J Clive Spiegel, John M. Kenny

Algophobia is the dread of pain. A nihilistic delusion is a false feeling that the self or others are nonexistent or that the world is coming to an end. K&S Chapter 7 The mesocortical pathway, which is responsible for the negative symptoms of ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants (2013)

Nursing, Nursing by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Algophobia: Algophobia is a phobiaof pain an abnormal and persistent fearofpainthat is far more powerful than thatofa normal person. Itcan be treated with behavioral therapy and anti anxiety medication. The Fear ofPain Questionnaire ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Human Instincts (2001)

by Nils K. Oeijord, Mitch C. Bronston

-in-moments-of-fleeing-or-panic instinct alarmed, to-become-alarmed- or-frightened instinct alert, thesound-of-rustling-leaves-is-enough-to-alert-us- when-we-arewalking-in-the-woods instinct alertness, alertness instinct algophobia, ...

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2009)

by Robert Jean Campbell

instrument algophobia allodynia algophobia Abnormal fear ofpain. algopsychalia See psychalgia. algorithm, 39.

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - Elsevieron VitalSource (2016)

by Mosby

algophobia [Gk, algos , pain, phobos, fear], an anxiety disorder characterized by an abnormal, pervasive fear of experiencing pain or of witnessing pain in others. algor [L, cold], the ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

algesi-, alg-, alge-, algo-, prefixes meaning “pain”: algesia, algophobia. -algesia, a suffix meaning “(condition of) sensitivity to pain”: asphalgesia, hyperthermalgesia. an inability to -algesic, a suffix meaning “ sensitivity to pain”: ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

-obia, cobia, obeah, phobia; acrophobia, aerophobia, algophobia, Anglophobia, aquaphobia, claustrophobia, Francophobia, homophobia, hydrophobia, photophobia, techno- phobia, xenophobia; agoraphobia, ailuropho- bia, arachnophobia, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychology (2015)

by Andrew M. Colman

algophobia Pain. [From Greek algos pain] ...

Google previewA Lexicon of Lunacy (1993)

by Thomas Szasz

algophobia (f. of pain; cf. odynopho- bia) altophobia, acrophobia (f . of heights) amathophobia ...

Google previewInstant encyclopaedia of geography (1993)

by Shatrughna P. Sinha

Thus despite ransacking a supermarket of philosophical packages, in the 1980s geography remains straitjacketed and blinkered by its own algophobia. Many of the critics of 'scientific' geography questioned some of the tacit assumptions of ...

Google previewChabers 21st Century Dictionary

of knives Greek aichme point of a spear ailurophobia fear of cats Greek ailouros cat algophobia fear of pain Greek algos pain androphobia fear of men Greek aner, andros man anemophobia fear of wind Greek anemos wind anthropophobia ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Psychology (1991)

by Stuart Sutherland

algophobia. A morbid fear of pain. algorithm.

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