Fear of blushing
- red) and "phobos" (fear). "Erythros" also gives us the English words "erythema" (inflammation of the skin that causes reddening) and "erythrocyte" (a red blood cell).
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e|ryth|ro|pho|bi|a — «ih RIHTH roh FOH bee uh», noun. 1. a fear of the color red. 2. a fear of blushing … Useful english dictionary
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