mania for washing oneself

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • ablutomanía — manía de lavarse o bañarse Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • ablutomania — noun Morbid preoccupation with thoughts about cleanliness; obsession with bathing, washing …   Wiktionary

  • ablutomania — ab·lu·to·ma·nia (ab loo″to maґne ə) [L. ablutio a washing + mania] obsessional preoccupation with cleanliness, washing, or bathing, often accompanied by compulsive rituals, a common symptom in obsessive compulsive states …   Medical dictionary

  • ablutomania — É™ blutəʊ meɪnjÉ™ n. mania for washing oneself …   English contemporary dictionary

  • аблютомания — (ablutomania; лат. abluo, ablutum мыть + мания) навязчивое стремление к мытью рук …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Аблютомани́я — (ablutomania; лат. abluo, ablutum мыть + Мания) навязчивое стремление к мытью рук …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • mania — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. madness, frenzy, lunacy; insanity; obsession, craze. See desire, excitability. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. craze, obsession, madness, manic disorder; see deSire 1 , insanity 1 , obsession . See Synonym… …   English dictionary for students

  • Manias and Obsessions — Sometimes, when I look over what I ve created in the Phrontistery, I start to think I m more than a bit crazy, and must be suffering from verbomania. Still, I probably don t officially have any of the 142 manias or obsessions listed below. Some… …   Phrontistery dictionary