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mal de mer

Syllabification: mal de mer
Pronunciation: /ˌmal də ˈmer
 
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Definition of mal de mer in English:

noun

Seasickness.
Example sentences
  • He had been feeling definite symptoms of mal de mer, caused more from his previous evening's carousing than from the motion of the boat.
  • It has become one of the most popular mal de mer remedies and many say it's the only thing that brings them relief.
  • Being seasick, or, mal de mer, as the French say, is not fun.

Origin

French.

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