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Noun: gravitational constant
  1. (physics) the universal constant relating force to mass and distance in Newton's law of gravitation
    - universal gravitational constant, constant of gravitation, G

Derived forms: gravitational constants

Type of: constant

Part of: law of gravitation, Newton's law of gravitation

Encyclopedia: Gravitational constant