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cyberchondria (ˌsaɪbəˈkɒndrɪə

Definitions

noun

  1. unfounded anxiety concerning the state of one's health brought on by visiting health and medical websites

Derived Forms

ˌcyberˈchondriˌac  noun, adjective

Word Origin

c21: from cyber(space) + (hypo)chondria

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