a feeling of nausea and dizziness, sometimes accompanied by vomiting, resulting from stimulation by motion of the semicircular canals of the ear during travel by car, plane, etc.
the state or condition of being dizzy or nauseous from riding in a moving vehicle
motion sickness n.
Nausea and dizziness induced by motion, as in travel by aircraft, car, or ship. Also called kinesia.
- Motion sensor
noun See motion detector
- Motion picture experts group
spelling Incorrect expansion of MPEG, which stands for Moving Picture Experts Group. (2000-05-31)
- Motion-picture camera
noun 1. a sequence of consecutive pictures of objects photographed in motion by a specially designed camera (motion-picture camera) and thrown on a screen by a projector (motion-picture projector) in such rapid succession as to give the illusion of natural movement. 2. a play, event, or the like, presented in this form. 3. motion pictures, […]
[moh-ter-ship] /ˈmoʊ tərˌʃɪp/ noun 1. a ship driven by a diesel or other internal-combustion engine.