Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms
barycenter in Science

barycenter

[bărĭ-sĕn′tər]
  1. The center of mass of two or more bodies, usually bodies orbiting around each other, such as the Earth and the Moon.
Show More
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2011. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.