naupathia

Sea sickness

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • naupathia — noun seasickness …   Wiktionary

  • naupathia — SYN: seasickness. [G. naus, ship, + pathos, suffering] * * * nau·path·ia nȯ path ē ə n SEASICKNESS …   Medical dictionary

  • naupathia — nau·path·ia …   English syllables

  • naupathia —   n. sea sickness …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • naupathia — noun motion sickness experienced while traveling on water • Syn: ↑seasickness, ↑mal de mer • Derivationally related forms: ↑seasick (for: ↑seasickness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mal de mer — n. Motion sickness experienced while traveling on water; seasickness. Syn: seasickness, naupathia. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seasickness — A form of motion sickness caused by the motion of a floating platform, such as a ship, boat, or raft. SYN: mal de mer, naupathia, vomitus marinus. * * * sea·sick·ness nəs n motion sickness experienced on the water called also …   Medical dictionary

  • ναυπάθεια — η η ναυτία. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. < Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. naupathia (< ναῦς «πλοίο» + πάθεια < παθής < πάσχω)] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • seasickness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. mal de mer, naupathia; nausea, queasiness, qualm. See disease. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. motion sickness, queasiness. see nausea …   English dictionary for students

  • kinetosis — noun the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle • Syn: ↑motion sickness • Hypernyms: ↑ailment, ↑complaint, ↑ill, ↑nausea, ↑sickness • …   Useful english dictionary

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