Meaning of CENTRIPETAL in English

CENTRIPETAL

transcription, транскрипция: [ senˈtrɪpɪtl ]

adj. moving or tending to move towards a centre (cf. CENTRIFUGAL). øcentripetal force the force acting on a body causing it to move about a centre. øøcentripetally adv. [mod.L centripetus f. L centrum centre + petere seek]

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