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barf bag

n. Slang
A disposable plastic or paper bag provided to a passenger for use in case of airsickness or seasickness.
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They suggest putting diapers in an airsickness bag and disposing of them in a bathroom trash bin.
The 19 January flight from London, UK to Orlando, Florida was forced to divert to Iceland after Michael Philippe reported finding a threatening message written on an airsickness bag in the aircraft's toilet and another on a mirror.
Before a professional translator and editor could check the phrase, the airline paid to print the words "Fly is Cheap" on signs, aircraft and airsickness bags.
Largest collection of airsickness bags THE largest collection of in-air, paper vom traps belongs to marketing and investment consultant Niek Vermeulen, of the Netherlands, who had (as of March 2004) over 3,728 from more than 802 different airlines, not to mention a further 10,000 spare bags.
As the helicopter hovered over Gaedcke, Peter's 18-year-old sister, Hannah, and a friend dropped water bottles cushioned in airsickness bags to the struggling hiker.
No wonder there were no lines, no protesters, no one handing out airsickness bags and copies of the Hail Mary.
Right up there with the world's largest collection of airsickness bags (Niek Vermeulen's 2,112 specimens in the Netherlands) and the world's most decorated woman (Canadian "strip artiste" Krystyne Kolorful, with 95 percent of her skin tatooed), the 1998 Guinness Book of World Records awards the honor of the world's largest bloom to Rafflesia arnoldii of Southeast Asia.