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g-force

(jē′fôrs′)
n.
A force acting on a body as a result of acceleration or gravity, informally described in units of gees.

G-force

n
(General Physics) the force of gravity

g-force

The acceleration of a body in or as if it were in Earth's gravitational field, expressed in multiples of the force of gravity on Earth (equal to 1 G). The force of gravity on Jupiter, for example, is 2.5 Gs. Other forces of acceleration, such as those exerted on jet pilots making sharp turns, are also expressed in Gs.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.g-force - a unit of force equal to the force exerted by gravity; used to indicate the force to which a body is subjected when it is accelerated
force unit - a unit of measurement of physical force
Translations

G-force

ng-Druck m, → Andruck m
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