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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Hangover" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Hangover
A hangover /ˈhæŋoʊvə/ (medical terminology: veisalgia from Norwegian: kveis, discomfort following overindulgence, and Greek: αλγία algia, pain) is the experience of various unpleasant physiological and psychological effects following consumption of ethanol, which can last for more than 24 hours. Typical symptoms of a hangover may include headache, drowsiness, concentration problems, dry mouth, dizziness, fatigue, gastrointestinal distress, absence of hunger, sweating, nausea, hyper-excitability and anxiety. - See link

 

Hangover in Spanish is Resaca
La resaca es un cuadro de malestar general que se padece tras un consumo excesivo de bebidas alcohólicas, aunque no lo suficiente para llegar al coma profundo y a la subsiguiente muerte por depresión respiratoria. El término médico es veisalgia.1 - See link

 

More information about Hangover in other websites
Definition of Hangover in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Hangover in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Hangover - See link.
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