seasickness

[see-sik-nis]
noun
nausea and dizziness, sometimes accompanied by vomiting, resulting from the rocking or swaying motion of a vessel in which one is traveling at sea.
Compare motion sickness.


Origin:
1615–25; sea + sickness

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seasick (ˈsiːˌsɪk)
 
adj
suffering from nausea and dizziness caused by the motion of a ship at sea
 
'seasickness
 
n

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seasickness sea·sick·ness (sē'sĭk'nĭs)
n.
Motion sickness resulting from the pitching and rolling of a ship or boat in water, especially at sea. Also called mal de mer.

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Example sentences
In terms of ethics, it's not all that different from a diver who takes a
  seasickness pill on the day of an important dive.
The crew also sells seasickness tablets for the ride from shore, which can be
  bumpy.
Keep in mind that using binoculars on a boat for an extended period of time
  could increase chances of seasickness.
Lost research opportunities, broken gear and seasickness are still a part of
  modern day research cruises.
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