lachanophobia

[ lak-uhn-uh-foh-bee-uh ]
/ ˌlæk ən əˈfoʊ bi ə /

noun

an irrational or disproportionate fear of vegetables.

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Origin of lachanophobia

First recorded in 2000–05; from Greek láchano(n) “garden herb, vegetable” + -phobia

Words nearby lachanophobia

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