Meaning of “gravitation” in the English Dictionary

"gravitation" in British English

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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)

"gravitation" in American English

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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)