from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Fear of sunlight.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A morbid dread of sunlight.
However, I have transferred my heliophobia to my daughter, who wears the toddler equivalent of a hazmat suit when we are at the beach.
Just when you think popular culture has exhausted all the metaphorical and allegorical possibilities, the film unifies all the usual tropes (bloodlust, heliophobia, fangs) into a complete science fiction whole.