- centripetal ► ADJECTIVE Physics ▪ moving towards a centre.DERIVATIVES centripetally adverb.ORIGIN from Latin centrum 'centre' + -petus 'seeking' .
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centripetally — adverb see centripetal … New Collegiate Dictionary
centripetally — See centripetal. * * * … Universalium
centripetally — adverb a) towards a centre or axis b) using centripetal force … Wiktionary
centripetally — adv. toward a center; with centripetal force … English contemporary dictionary
centripetally — cen·trip·e·tal·ly … English syllables
centripetally — əlē, əli adverb : in a centripetal manner or direction : by or as if by centripetal force … Useful english dictionary
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