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    Re: A typographist?

    The suffix "phile" means a person who is a lover of something. For example, an ailurophile is a lover of cats. An anglophile is a lover of all things English. You can probably find a list of words with the "phile" suffix.

    (Goes is right, of course, but I was thinking of "phile" in terms of being the opposite of "phobia".)
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    Re: A typographist?

    "Phobia" is also complicated. An old word for "rabies" is hydrophobia. It was so called because rabies sufferers develop an aversion to water and other liquids.
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    Re: A typographist?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    You can probably find a list of words with the "phile" suffix.
    Here's one (and that's just the first of eight pages. Simplify it by clicking common words).

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