anachorism the incorrect assignment of an event to a location; an error in geography. anomalism the condition or state of being unusual or out of place. —anomaly, n. nostopathy Rare. an abnormal fear of returning to familiar places. penetralia the innermost parts or deepest recesses of a place, thing, etc. sanctum sanctorum 1. the holy of holies; a place of great holiness. 2. a most private place. topophobia Rare. an abnormal fear of certain places. —topophobe, n. ubeity the condition or quality of being in a place or being located or situated; whereness or ubication. ubication 1. Obsolete, location or situation. 2. the state or quality of being located or situated; ubeity or whereness.