airsickness

[air-sik-nis]
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noun
  1. a feeling of nausea and dizziness, sometimes accompanied by vomiting, as a result of the motion of the aircraft in which one is traveling.

Origin of airsickness

First recorded in 1775–85; air1 + sickness
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Related Words for airsickness

nausea, seasickness, airsickness

airsickness in Medicine

airsickness

[ârsĭk′nĭs]
n.
  1. A form of motion sickness caused by air flight and characterized by nausea, vomiting, and dizziness.
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