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  • n. motion sickness

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  • n. the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle


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  • Apparently kinetosis, motion sickness, may be prevented if you are driving.

    The Search For WondLa

  • Motion sickness or kinetosis is also known as travel sickness, sea-sickness, car sickness, simulation sickness and air sickness or space sickness, depending on the cause.

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • Medically speaking sea sickness is a variation of motion sickness or kinetosis.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper


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  • It is also called motion sickness, with representations like car sickness, seasickness, etc(but don't mess it up with homesickness). See here

    April 10, 2009