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hangover

the delayed aftereffects of drinking too much alcohol in a relatively short period of time, characterized by headache and sometimes nausea and dizziness

hangover

[′haŋ‚ō·vər]
(communications)
In television, overlapping and blurring of successive frames opposite to direction of subject motion, due to improper adjustment of transient response.
In facsimile, distortion produced when the signal changes from maximum to minimum conditions at a slower rate than required, resulting in tailing on the lines in the recorded copy.
(medicine)
After effect of excessive intake of alcohol or certain drugs, such as barbiturates.
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Dr Braybrook said one of the biggest effects was dehydration but some of the pain we feel from a hangover can also be down to the breakdown products of alcohol - particularly sugars.
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More than 40% of those surveyed admitted their hangover morning routine consisted of pulling the covers over their heads and remaining in bed until 1pm.
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