G-force meaning

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A force acting on a body as a result of acceleration or gravity, informally described in units of acceleration equal to one g. For example, a 12 pound object undergoing a g-force of 2g experiences 24 pounds of force.
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The acceleration of a body, relative to the freefall acceleration due to any local gravitational field, expressed in multiples of g0 (the mean acceleration due to gravity at the Earth's surface).
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A force acting on a body as a result of acceleration or gravity, informally described in units of gees.
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A unit measuring the inertial stress on a body undergoing rapid acceleration, expressed in multiples of the acceleration of gravity.
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Alternative spelling of g-force.
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