Hydrophobia

Rabies

hydrophobia

Type: Term Pronunciation: hī′drō-fō′bē-ă Synonyms: rabies
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hydrophobia

[n] - a symptom of rabies in humans consisting of an aversion to swallowing liquids 2. [n] - a morbid fear of water
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Hydrophobia

literally a fear of water which is a symptom of rabies.
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Hydrophobia

Rabies.
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Hydrophobia

Hydrophobia: 1. Literally, an irrational fear of water, to drink or to swim in. Someone who is scared of the water is hydrophobic. 2. A term once commonly used for rabies because in the later stages of that disease, the animal (or person) has difficulty swallowing and so fears a drink of water. From hydro-, water + -phobia, fear.
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Hydrophobia

Hy`dro·pho'bi·a noun [ Latin , from Greek ...; 'y`dwr water + ... fear: confer French hydrophobie .] (Medicine) (a) An abnormal dread of water, said to be a symptom of canine madness; hence: (b) The disease caused by a bite form, or inoculation with the saliva...
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hydrophobia

<psychology> Fear of water. ... Origin: Gr. Phobos = fear ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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hydrophobia

(hi″dro-fo´be-ә) irrational fear of water. choking, gagging, and fear on attempts to drink, a symptom of the paralytic phase of rabies. former term for rabies.
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Hydrophobia

• (n.) An abnormal dread of water, said to be a symptom of canine madness; hence: • (n.) The disease caused by a bite form, or inoculation with the saliva of, a rabid creature, of which the chief symptoms are, a sense of dryness and construction in the throat, causing difficulty in deglutition, and a marked heightening of reflex excitabil...
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hydrophobia

hydrophobia, hydrophobicity 1. What is thought to be a fear of water, especially by those who have rabies; the inability to drink (swallow liquids) because of throat constrictions, not a fear of water itself, gives the impression that the rabies victim is afraid of water. This condition results in a symptom of intense excitement with terror and ext...
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Hydrophobia

[video game] Hydrophobia is a survival-adventure video game developed and published by Dark Energy Digital for Microsoft Windows, the PlayStation 3 and by Microsoft Studios for Xbox Live Arcade. The game was released for Xbox Live Arcade on September 29, 2010 as part of Xbox Live`s `Games Feast` promotion, marking the first of three episode...
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hydrophobia

hydrophobia: see rabies.
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Hydrophobia

Hydrophobia is the fear of drinking liquids.
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hydrophobia

Another name for the disease rabies
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Hydrophobia

fear of water, frequently noted as a common symptom of rabies
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hydrophobia

fear of water
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hydrophobia

a symptom of rabies consisting of an aversion to liquids
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