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space sickness

noun, Pathology
1.
a complex of symptoms including nausea, lethargy, headache, and sweating, occurring among astronauts under conditions of weightlessness.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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British Dictionary definitions for space sickness

space sickness

noun
1.
the nausea that people can experience in the gravity-free environment of space
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space sickness in Medicine

space sickness n.
Motion sickness caused by sustained weightlessness during space flight, usually accompanied by disturbance of the inner ear.


space'sick' (spās'sĭk') adj.
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