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airsick

adjective     /ˈeə.sɪk/ US  /ˈer-/
having the feeling that you will vomit because of the movement of an aircraft you are travelling inAviationTravelling by aircraftMovement through the airVomiting and feelings of sickness airsickness     /-nəs/ noun [U] AviationTravelling by aircraftMovement through the airVomiting and feelings of sickness
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