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airsick

(âr′sĭk′)
adj.
Suffering from airsickness.

airsickness

(ar'sik?nes)
A form of motion sickness marked by dizziness, nausea, vomiting, headache, or drowsiness that occurs during travel in aircraft. airsick, adjective.
See: motion sickness; seasickness
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We headed back to base, airsick bag empty, I'm proud to say.
No significant difference in sightability occurred between 9 groups available to be seen when [greater than or equal to] 1 observer was airsick and 118 groups available to be seen when no observer was ill ([G.
A MUM-of-three flew to Florida on a dream holiday six years ago - and has been airsick ever since.
Witnesses said violence broke out a dad caring for his airsick toddler son bumped into another passenger.
Those patients wore scissors on a string around their necks in case they became airsick.
There's no way I could keep him from getting airsick (yes, Sully, for once my flying was smooth), but, since his flight suit was drenched before we strapped in the plane, I should've been alarmed.
He felt giddy, asphyxiated, as if suffering from motion discomfort, though he was never airsick and the plane was, after all, on the ground.
EVICTED Big Brother contestant Amma is delighted after landing a role as a radio travel reporter - but praying she does not get airsick.
The attorney had upchucked in those old rough-riding, noisy planes so many times that Knobby had airsick bags printed with his I name on them.
Passengers said punches were thrown when a man in a party drinking at the back of the Virgin Atlantic plane was bumped by a dad caring for his airsick toddler son.
Several of the crew chiefs got airsick, but the only real problem was that we were observed and reported.