centripetal acceleration


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Noun1.centripetal acceleration - the acceleration toward the center that holds a satellite in elliptical orbit
acceleration - (physics) a rate of increase of velocity
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an 18-year-old from Chennai, India, who presented a proposal for elevators powered by centripetal acceleration.
Three predominant forces act upon the motion of a fluid: Buoyancy acts in the direction of Earth's gravity; molecular diffusion in all directions; and centripetal acceleration force radially from the axis of rotation.
This increased my white blood cell count far above normal and forced extra blood stem cells into my bloodstream, thus enabling the technicians to run my blood through an apheresis machine, which separated the phases of blood by density using centripetal acceleration.
Choose successive speeds such that the increments of centripetal acceleration were not more than 0.
b) Inertial description of the moving system neglected with respect to nonstandard inertial forces (Coriolis acceleration and centripetal acceleration in (A.