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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English nausea, a borrowing from Latin nausea, from Ancient Greek ναυσία (nausía, sea-sickness), from ναῦς (naûs, ship).

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nausea (countable and uncountable, plural nauseas or nauseae or nauseæ)

  1. A feeling of illness or discomfort in the digestive system, usually characterized by a strong urge to vomit.
  2. Strong dislike or disgust.
  3. Motion sickness.

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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin nausea, nausia, from Ancient Greek ναυσία (nausía, seasickness), from ναῦς (naûs, ship).

NounEdit

nausea f (plural nausee)

  1. nausea

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VerbEdit

nausea

  1. third-person singular present of nauseare
  2. second-person singular imperative of nauseare

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VerbEdit

nauseā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of nauseō

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