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Definition of Gravity


  1. The state of having weight; beaviness; as, the gravity of lead.
  2. Sobriety of character or demeanor.
  3. Importance, significance, dignity, etc; hence, seriousness; enormity; as, the gravity of an offense.
  4. The tendency of a mass of matter toward a center of attraction; esp., the tendency of a body toward the center of the earth; terrestrial gravitation.
  5. Lowness of tone; -- opposed to acuteness.
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Gravity Translations

gravity in Dutch is zwaartekracht
gravity in German is Anziehungskraft {f}, Schwerkraft {f}, Schwere
gravity in Italian is gravitazione, pesantezza
gravity in Norwegian is tyngde, alvor
gravity in Portuguese is gravidade
gravity in Swedish is tyngd, allvar, tyngdkraft