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turophobia

[ toor-uh-foh-bee-uh, tur- ]
/ ˌtʊər əˈfoʊ bi ə, ˌtɜr- /
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noun

an irrational or disproportionate fear of cheese.

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Origin of turophobia

First recorded in 2005–10; from tur-, a variant of Greek tȳrós “cheese” + -o- + -phobia
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