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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ver·ti·go /ˈvɝtɪˌgo/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ver·ti·go /ˈvɝtɪˌgo/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ver·ti·go n.; pl. E. Vertigoes L. Vertigines
 1. Med. Dizziness or swimming of the head; an affection of the head in which objects, though stationary, appear to move in various directions, and the person affected finds it difficult to maintain an erect posture; giddiness.
 2. Zool. Any one of numerous species of small land snails belonging to the genus Vertigo, having an elongated or conical spiral shell and usually teeth in the aperture.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a reeling sensation; feeling about to fall [syn: dizziness,
           giddiness, lightheadedness]
      [also: vertigoes (pl), vertigines (pl)]