gravity

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈɡɹævɪti/
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Noun[change]

Singular
gravity

Plural
gravities

  1. (uncountable) (physics) Gravity is the physical force that attracts all matter, for example what makes things fall to the ground.
    Because of the Earth's larger size, gravity here is stronger than the pull of gravity on the moon.
  2. (uncountable) The gravity of a situation is how serious and worrying it is.
    I don't think she understands the gravity of her crime.


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