Drugs Information Online
Drugs and diseases reference index

Drugs and diseases reference index
Search
EN

Definition of «Claustrophobia»

Claustrophobia: An abnormal and persistent fear of closed spaces, of being closed in or being shut in, as in elevators, tunnels, or any other confined space. The fear is excessive (and quite common).

The word "claustrophobia" is an amalgam made from the Latin "claudere", to shut + the Greek "phobis", fear.

For More Information «Claustrophobia»

Comment «Claustrophobia»