radiophobia - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    an excessive fear of radiation, especially in relation to the health and environmental risks associated with nuclear energy resources

    The most powerful legacy of Chernobyl, besides its long-lived radiation, is the widespread use of the word "radiophobia" by nuclear industry apologists to describe the public response to large releases of radiation: fear.

    Submitted by Kerry on 18/03/2016