G suit

noun

Definition of G suit

: a suit designed to counteract the physiological effects of acceleration on an aviator or astronaut

First Known Use of G suit

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for G suit

gravity suit

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“G suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/G%20suit. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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G suit

noun
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Medical Definition of G suit

: a suit designed to counteract the physiological effects of acceleration on an aviator or astronaut

called also anti-G suit

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