• Definition for "centripetal acceleration"
    • the speed toward the middle that keeps a…
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centripetal acceleration definition

  • noun:
    • the speed toward the middle that keeps a satellite in elliptical orbit
    • the acceleration toward the center that keeps a satellite in elliptical orbit
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