Skip to Content
Medical Term:

G force


inertial force produced by accelerations or gravity, expressed in gravitational units; one G is equal to the pull of gravity at the earth's surface at sea level and 45° north latitude (32.1725 ft/sec2; 980.621 cm/sec2).

See Also: g

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.