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Meaning & Definition of Gravitation in English

English

Gravitation

/grævɪteʃən/

noun

1. (physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the universe

  • Especially the attraction of the earth's mass for bodies near its surface
  • "The more remote the body the less the gravity"
  • "The gravitation between two bodies is proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them"
  • "Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love"--albert einstein
    synonym:
  • gravity
  • ,
  • gravitation
  • ,
  • gravitational attraction
  • ,
  • gravitational force

2. Movement downward resulting from gravitational attraction

  • "Irrigation by gravitation rather than by pumps"
    synonym:
  • gravitation

3. A figurative movement toward some attraction

  • "The gravitation of the middle class to the suburbs"
    synonym:
  • gravitation