a simulated gravity or sensation of weight established within a spacecraft by means of the craft's rotation, acceleration, or deceleration.
Words nearby artificial gravity
Origin of artificial gravity
First recorded in 1955–60
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In less than a minute the Polaris had cleared atmosphere and Tom turned on the artificial-gravity generators.The Revolt on Venus|Carey Rockwell