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airsick

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adjective air·sick \-ˌsik\

Simple Definition of airsick

  • : feeling sick in the stomach while riding in an airplane because of its motion

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of airsick

  1. :  affected with motion sickness associated with flying

airsickness

noun

Circa 1785

First Known Use of airsick

circa 1785


Medical Dictionary

airsick

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adjective air·sick \ˈa(ə)r-ˌsik, ˈe(ə)r-\

Medical Definition of airsick

  1. :  affected with motion sickness associated with flying

airsickness

noun



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