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Pronunciation: diz'i-nes

Definition: Imprecise term commonly used to describe various symptoms such as faintness, giddiness, imbalance, lightheadedness, unsteadiness, or vertigo.

[A. S. dyzig, foolish]

See Also: vertigo

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