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anti-g

Line breaks: anti-g
Pronunciation: /antɪˈdʒiː
 
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Definition of anti-g in English:

adjective

Short for antigravity.
Example sentences
  • At the University of Toronto, Wilbur R. Franks did similar work that eventually led to the Mark III Franks Flying Suit – the first anti-g suit ever used in combat.
  • We have these unissued USAF Type Cutaway CSU-3P Nomex Anti-G trousers in their original boxes with USAF manufacturers label dated late 1980's.
  • The T-1 Capstan suit incorporated an anti-G suit, no chest bladder, and came in 12 standardized sizes for fighter aircraft.

Origin

1940s: from anti- + g, the symbol for acceleration due to gravity.

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