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radius of gyration

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law

in A Dictionary of Physics

Eighth edition

Published in print March 2019 | ISBN: 9780198821472
Published online March 2019 | e-ISBN: 9780191860805
radius of gyration

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Symbol k. The square root of the ratio of the *moment of inertia of a rigid body about an axis to the body’s mass, i.e. ...

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