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hydrophobianoun [U]

uk   /ˌhaɪ.drəˈfəʊ.bi.ə/  us   /-droʊˈfoʊ-/
specialized medical a ​greatfear of ​drinking and ​water, often a ​sign of ​rabies old-fashioned the ​disease of ​rabies
(Definition of hydrophobia from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hydrophobia”
in Chinese (Simplified) (作为狂犬病特征的)恐水症, 狂犬病…
in Chinese (Traditional) (作為狂犬病特徵的)恐水症, 狂犬病…
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