mysophobia

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a morbid fear of dirt or contamination

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And the man who could have defined germaphobia in popular culture, the legendary Howard Hughes.
Germaphobia, known in medical circles as mysophobia, is an abnormal fear of dirt and germs and is associated with OCD.
Germaphobia at the MetroCentre today and yesterday gives schoolchildren the chance to uncover the truth about stopping germs dead in their tracks.
The Domestos Germaphobia show is at Gateshead's MetroCentre at the weekend.