/ (ˈbærɪˌsɛntə) /
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a centre of mass, esp of the earth-moon system or the solar system
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Derived forms of barycentrebarycentric, adjective
Word Origin for barycentre
C20: from Greek barus heavy + centre
Words nearby barycentre
Baruch, Baruta, barware, barwise, barycenter, barycentre, barycentric coordinate system, barye, baryon, baryonic, baryon number
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