/ag'euhr euh foh"bik/, adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of agoraphobia: She couldn't leave the house for years because of agoraphobic panic.
2. Also, agoraphobiac /ag'euhr euh foh"bee ak'/. a person who suffers from agoraphobia.
[1880-85; AGORA + -PHOBIC]

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