TITLE

Frightful Vocabulary

PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Read;10/22/2004, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a glossary of terms for fears. A fear of school is called scholionophobia and didaskaleinophobia. A fear of Halloween is known as samhainophobia. A fear of everything is called pantophobia. The number 111,111,111, squared eerily produces the palindromic 12,345,678,987,654,321.
ACCESSION #
14737097

 

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