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vertigo

noun [U] uk   /ˈvɜː.tɪ.ɡəʊ/  us   /ˈvɝː.t̬ə.ɡoʊ/
a feeling of spinning around and being unable to balance, often caused by looking down from a height: She can't stand heights and has always suffered from vertigo.
Translations of “vertigo”
in Vietnamese sự chóng mặt…
in Spanish vértigo…
in Thai อาการเวียนศีรษะ…
in Malaysian gayat…
in French vertige…
in German der Schwindel…
in Chinese (Traditional) (從高處俯視感到的)暈眩…
in Indonesian pusing, vertigo…
in Russian страх высоты…
in Turkish baş dönmesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (从高处俯视感到的)眩晕…
in Polish zawroty głowy…
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