absolute gravity


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absolute gravity

[′ab·sə‚lüt ′grav·ə·dē]
(chemistry)
Density or specific gravity of a fluid reduced to standard conditions; for example, with gases, to 760 mmHg pressure and 0°C temperature. Also known as absolute density.
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Contract notice: improving the accuracy and reliability of determining the gravity acceleration at absolute gravity points in the czech republic
Slowly and silently, he put down his pen; his light-hearted demeanour instantly disappeared and with a steely look of absolute gravity he told me.
His classroom was his private domain, in which he approached the business of teaching with absolute gravity.
2012, The influence of continental water storage on gravity rates estimates: Case study using absolute gravity Measurements from area of Lower Silesia, Poland.
Data reduction includes leveling to the absolute gravity network (IGN), instrumental drift and earth tide corrections.
A Reinvestigation of Crustal Thickness in the Tibetan Plateau Using Absolute Gravity, GPS and GRACE Data.
The absolute gravity of a case or potential cases within a situation must be determined.
Data was searched at different archives and then digitized and transformed to the present system of absolute gravity, and its accuracy was assessed.
New constraints on Laurentide postglacial Rebound from Absolute Gravity measurements.
The original gravity observations have been converted to the contemporary Estonian gravity system, which is currently realized through a nationwide set of absolute gravity measurements.
What the public now have a right to know is that this Government accepts the absolute gravity of the crisis that we are facing and spells out clearly for all to see what measures they are going to take to stop us hurtling towards the abyss.

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