Chinese restaurant syndrome

Definitions

Food

  • noun
    (written as Chinese Restaurant Syndrome)
    a collection of symptoms suffered by people consuming too much monosodium glutamate, an ingredient commonly used in Chinese food

Medical

  • noun an allergic condition which gives people severe headaches after eating food flavoured with monosodium glutamate

Travel

  • noun an allergic condition that gives people violent headaches after eating food flavoured with monosodium glutamate, which is used in Chinese cooking.
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