car sickness
noun see carsick

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sickness — noun 1 (U) the state of being ill; illness: an insurance policy against long term sickness and injury | working days lost due to sickness 2 (U) the feeling that you are about to bring up food from your stomach; nausea: A wave of sickness came… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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