Talk:carnophobia

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RFV 1[edit]

See Wiktionary:Requests for verification archive/2012‎#carnophobia. - -sche (discuss) 20:21, 23 March 2012 (UTC)

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Rfv-sense "aversion to flesh". It has one citation, but I can't find any others, despite the relatively large (300+) number of Google Books hits for the word. The other sense, "fear of meat", just failed RFV. - -sche (discuss) 02:37, 22 March 2012 (UTC)

Carnophobia is the fear of meat if I judge by bgc results (one among many others). But Robertson says "fear of meat diet".
As for "fear of flesh", it would rather be sarcophobia. — Xavier, 21:40, 22 March 2012 (UTC)
RFV-failed. - -sche (discuss) 08:00, 8 April 2012 (UTC)


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carnophobia

"The fear of meat." Who's afraid of meat? Equinox 00:06, 11 February 2012 (UTC)

Carnophobes (creaphobes ?), of course.
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon and something called Probert's Medical Encyclopedia, are the only dictionaries besides us among OneLook references that have it. DCDuring TALK 00:27, 11 February 2012 (UTC)
RFV-failed. I've RFVed the other sense, below. - -sche (discuss) 02:38, 22 March 2012 (UTC)