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claustrophobic

adjective uk   /ˌklɒs.trəˈfəʊ.bɪk/  us   /ˌklɑː.strəˈfoʊ-/
A claustrophobic place is small and closed, and makes you feel uncomfortable when you are in it: My room's a bit claustrophobic. used to refer to a person suffering from a fear of being in closed spaces

claustrophobic

noun [C] uk   /ˌklɒs.trəˈfəʊ.bɪk/  us   /ˌklɑː.strəˈfoʊ-/
a claustrophobic person
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