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Medical Term:

zelotypia

Pronunciation: ze'lo-tip'e-a

Definition: Excessive zeal, carried to the point of morbidity, in the advocacy of any cause.

[G. zelotypia; rivalry, envy, fr. zelos, zeal, + typto, to strike]

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