Gravitation constant - definition of Gravitation constant by The Free Dictionary
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|(Physics) ||the acceleration per unit of time produced by the attraction of a unit of mass at unit distance. When this is known the acceleration produced at any distance can be calculated.|
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Estimations of changes of the Sun's mass and the gravitation constant
from the modern observations of planets and spacecraft.
We have found that the gravitation constant
G can be written as (Arbab, 1997 )