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  • n. Plural form of g-force.

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Examples

  • They can turn and maneuver more sharply, since g-forces are of little concern.

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  • The car exhibits reasonable body and pitch control — the adaptive air suspension with continuous damping helps — but the Equus nonetheless feels large in corners and increasingly unhappy as the g-forces increase, tending toward a pretty insistent understeer, despite its 19-inch sport tires.

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  • Hyundai The car exhibits reasonable body and pitch control, but nonetheless feels large in corners and increasingly unhappy as the g-forces increase, tending toward a pretty insistent understeer, despite its 19-inch sport tires.

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  • This car courses up alpine roads with a surety, solidity and grip, a steady appetite for g-forces that makes it a huge pleasure to go fast.

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  • It made his stomach churn, already unsettled from the shifting g-forces of the shuttlecraft.

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  • I'm tightly belted into the recumbent driver's seat, but the escalating lateral g-forces are sloshing my organs around like squid in a cooler.

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  • Diving hummingbirds experience g-forces in the range that could cause human stunt pilots to blackout.

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  • A lot of this experience comprises actual, measurable g-forces—that aching neck is no illusion—but at least some of it is due to Ford's sound-scaping.

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  • The 50-ft. arm can swing the three man gondola to create g-forces astronauts will experience during controlled flight and during reentry.

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  • For instance, the air bladders in the active sport seats instantly pressurize to brace the occupant against cornering g-forces.

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