acrophobia

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acrophobia

abnormal fear or dread of being at a great height

acrophobia

[‚ak·rə′fōb·ē·ə]
(psychology)
Abnormal fear of great heights.
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Across the canyon is Angels Landing, a 1,488-foot island of sandstone connected to the Scout Lookout Trail by a slender, 1/2-milelong isthmus-heaven for daredevils, hell for acrophobes.
This drive is not for acrophobes, and vehicles longer than 35 feet are prohibited.
Both also take steps to put acrophobes at ease through generous proportion, enclosure elements, and mass.