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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

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  • n. motion sickness caused by the weightlessness of space flight

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a group of symptoms, prominently nausea, but sometimes including lethargy, headache, and sweating, occuring under the weightless conditions of space flight.


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  • NASA was growing concerned about the incidence of space sickness and wanted Thagard, a physician, to run some experiments on what was being officially labeled Space Adaptation Syndrome SAS.

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