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gravitationnoun

uk   /ˌɡræv.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌɡræv.əˈteɪ.ʃən/
  • gravitation noun (FORCE)

[U] in science, the force that attracts all objects towards one another: Particles are attracted to each other by gravitation.
gravitational
adjective uk   /ˌɡræv.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən.əl/  us   /ˌɡræv.əˈteɪ.ʃən.əl/
relating to gravity or gravitation: gravitational forces
(Definition of gravitation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gravitationnoun [U]

 us   /ˌɡræv·ɪˈteɪ·ʃən/
physics, earth science the natural attraction that any two masses have for each other; the force of gravity
(Definition of gravitation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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