- nausea occurring in the early part of the day, especially as a characteristic symptom in the first months of pregnancy.
Origin of morning sickness
First recorded in 1875–80
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- nausea occurring shortly after rising: an early symptom of pregnancy
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- Nausea and vomiting upon rising in the morning, especially during early pregnancy.nausea gravidarum
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