- an abnormal fear of drafts of air, gases, or airborne matter.
Origin of aerophobia
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He was at the same time attacked by aerophobia to a prodigious degree.Louis Pasteur
- a pathological fear of draughts of air
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- An abnormal fear of air, especially drafts.
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