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addaword.gifdefinition of nomophobia

the fear of being out of mobile phone contact
A recent British study concludes that “nomophobia is plaguing our 24/7 life”; being phoneless and panicked is a classic symptom of our times.
Submitted by: Monika Dołęga from Poland on 23/02/2012 21:56:00
Definition of nomophobia from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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