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