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More specifically, if you hate or fear your mother-in-law, you are burdened with pentheraphobia, and if you hate or fear your stepmother, novercaphobia.
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jmjarmstrong commented on the word novercaphobia
JM considers novercaphobia is going a step too far
June 22, 2009
sionnach commented on the word novercaphobia
fear of one's stepmother
December 5, 2008