Veisalgia: The sober medical term for a hangover.
"There is no consensus definition of veisalgia ('alcohol hangover'....)" (Ann Int Med, 2000)
From the Norwegian kveis (uneasiness following debauchery) + the Greek algia (pain).
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The unpleasant after-effects of the consumption of alcohol; hangover
veisalgia: a hangover. Norwegian kveis â€˜uneasiness following debaucheryâ€™ + Greek algia â€˜pain.â€ This word was coined by the authors of the first cite.
1. veisalgia <noun> Medical Term for a "hangover." Drinking one too many alcholic beverages causes one to feel this the next day. <adjective> hungover.