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carsickness

[kahr-sik-nis] /ˈkɑrˌsɪk nɪs/
noun
1.
a feeling of nausea and dizziness, sometimes accompanied by vomiting, as a result of the motion of the car in which one is traveling.
Compare motion sickness.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; carsick + -ness
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Examples from the web for carsickness
  • She now no longer complains of carsickness with anyone.
  • If you make a fuss over his first carsickness, a lifetime of carsickness may be imprinted.
carsickness in Medicine

carsickness car·sick·ness (kär'sĭk'nĭs)
n.
A form of motion sickness caused by travel in a motor vehicle.

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