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  • n. A morbid fear of trees.


From dendro- + -phobia. (Wiktionary)


  • This happened a couple of years ago at a small Super Bowl party I was at where I only knew a couple people and people thought I was funnier than a beaver with dendrophobia.

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  • You'll come to know these blocks well as a student, but unless you suffer from dendrophobia, it's perhaps the best part of Portland State's semi-urban scenery. 

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  • Evidently, plants are regarded as much more docile and less threatening than other organisms: anthophobia flowers, plants hylophobia forests, woods dendrophobia trees lachanophobia vegetables

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