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gynophobia

or gyn·e·pho·bi·a

[ gahy-nuh-foh-bee-uh, jahy-nuh-, jin-uh ]
/ ˌgaɪ nəˈfoʊ bi ə, ˌdʒaɪ nə-, ˌdʒɪn ə /
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noun

an extreme fear or dislike of women.

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Sometimes fem·in·o·pho·bi·a [fem-in-uh-foh-bee-uh] /ˌfɛm ɪn əˈfoʊ bi ə/ .

Origin of gynophobia

First recorded in 1885–90; gyn(ec)o- + -phobia
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