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  • noun

Synonyms for gravitation

(physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the universe

movement downward resulting from gravitational attraction

a figurative movement toward some attraction

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If the Sagnac light loop area has a unit vector that is perpendicular to the acceleration of gravity vector, then the motion of the interferometer will exhibit a red-shift that will be given by:
Rather than debate the physics of the acceleration of gravity, he was told the risk management program of the host employer required fall protection.
Two models for the acceleration of gravity are used, taking into account the centrifugal acceleration due to the rotation of the Earth.
Faller, Precision measurement of the acceleration of gravity, Science 158, 60-67 (1967).
1 times the acceleration of gravity (g) can damage buildings.
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