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mountain sickness

noun

Definition of MOUNTAIN SICKNESS

:  altitude sickness experienced especially above 10,000 feet (about 3000 meters) and caused by insufficient oxygen in the air

First Known Use of MOUNTAIN SICKNESS

1848

Rhymes with MOUNTAIN SICKNESS

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mountain sickness

noun

Medical Definition of MOUNTAIN SICKNESS

:  altitude sickness experienced especially above 10,000 feet (about 3000 meters) and caused by insufficient oxygen in the air

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