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Meaning of "G-suit" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD G-SUIT

From g( ravity) suit.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF G-SUIT

G-suit play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF G-SUIT

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G-Suit is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES G-SUIT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

G-suit

g-suit

A g-suit, or the more accurately named anti-g suit, is a flight suit worn by aviators and astronauts who are subject to high levels of acceleration force. It is designed to prevent a black-out and g-LOC caused by the blood pooling in the lower part of the body when under acceleration, thus depriving the brain of blood. Black-out and g-LOC has caused a number of fatal aircraft accidents.

Definition of G-suit in the English dictionary

The definition of G-suit in the dictionary is a close-fitting garment covering the legs and abdomen that is worn by the crew of high-speed aircraft and can be pressurized to prevent blackout during certain manoeuvres Also called: anti-G suit.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE G-SUIT

G & S
G & T
G clef
G-cramp
G-force
G-man
G-men
G-spot
G-string
G.
g.u.
g´day
G10
G2
G20
G24
G3
G5
G7
G77

WORDS THAT END LIKE G-SUIT

bathing suit
bodysuit
catsuit
drysuit
follow suit
Jesuit
jump suit
jumpsuit
lawsuit
playsuit
pursuit
sailor suit
ski-suit
sleepsuit
suit
sunsuit
swimsuit
three-piece suit
tracksuit
wetsuit

Synonyms and antonyms of G-suit in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «G-suit» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF G-SUIT

Find out the translation of G-suit to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of G-suit from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «G-suit» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

G - 服
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

G- traje
570 millions of speakers

English

G-suit
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जी सूट
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

G بدلة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

G- костюм
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

G -suit
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জি-মামলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Combinaison anti-G
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

G-suit
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

G-Anzug
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

G-スーツ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

G- 슈트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

G-suit
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

G -phù hợp với
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜி வழக்கு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जी-सूट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

G-takım elbise
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

G -suit
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

G - suit
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

G - костюм
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

G - costum
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

G - suit
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

G- pak
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

G - dräkt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

G -drakt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of G-suit

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «G-SUIT»

The term «G-suit» is normally little used and occupies the 131.149 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about G-suit

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «G-SUIT»

Discover the use of G-suit in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to G-suit and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine
Suddenly ceasing to perform an AGSM, while still at elevated +Gz, predictably leads to G-LOC. Anti-G Suits The anti-G suit (also termed G-suit) is designed to provide transient hypertension at the aortic valve to overcome hydrostatic pressure.
Jeffrey R. Davis, M.D., Robert Johnson, Jan Stepanek, 2008
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Dressing for Altitude: U.S. Aviation Pressure Suits, Wiley ...
Grumman Mark I suit for aircraft testing, 220 readyrooms, portable air-conditioned , 226 Grumman F6F/F6F-3 Hellcat, 93, 94 Grumman F1 1F-1 Tiger, 220 Grumman F-14 Tomcat, 307 G-suits/anti-G suits Advanced Technology Anti-G Suit ...
Dennis R. Jenkins, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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US Army Air Force (1)
Marly attempts to develop an anti-G suit were ineffective. Finally, at the end of 1943, a development called the gradient pressure suit (GPS) looked promising. Encased in the suit was a series of interconnected rubber bladders positioned over ...
Robert Pitta, Jeff Fannell, Gordon Rottman, 1993
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Textbook Of Medical Physiology
Antigravity suit or the g-suit is used by the astronauts to effectively cushion the effects of gravitational force. The 'g-suit' is a double walled pressure suit containing water or compressed air. When there is 'positive g', there is tendency of venous ...
Khurana, 2005
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Computational Learning Theory: 15th Annual Conference on ...
15th Annual Conference on Computational Learning Theory, COLT 2002, Sydney, Australia, July 8-10, 2002. Proceedings Jyrki Kivinen, Robert H. Sloan. suit¢(.]1,EXO), B2 G suit1,(.]1,CONS), but B1 U B2 G suitT(J1, BC) and B1 U B2 G suit¢(.] ...
Jyrki Kivinen, Robert H. Sloan, 2002
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The Biology of Human Survival : Life and Death in Extreme ...
A practical anti-G suit to protect fighter pilots was invented in 1942 by Canadian scientist Dr. Wilbur R. Franks. The Mark III Franks Flying Suit was the first anti-G suit used in combat aviation and provided a substantial tactical air advantage to ...
Claude A. Piantadosi Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Environmental Physiology Duke University, 2003
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Ethics and Mental Health: The Patient, Profession and Community
The maximum improvement in G-tolerance that has been claimed for a suit of this type is around 2 G, but in practical use, when laced to a comfortable tension, the improvement is more usually in the region of 1 to 1.5 G. The anti-G suit ...
Michael Robertson, Garry Walter, 2013
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Pulling G: Human Responses to High and Low Gravity
While performing this mode, the pilot's G-suit is pressurized according to the G- load generated by the system whereas, during the active fictive G-load mode, the load is increased based on inputs made by the pilot using the stick. The fourth ...
Erik Seedhouse, 2012
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Manuale Volo Lockheed F104G Consortium 1975 (eng): FLIGHT ...
N . Descend immediately below 10,000 feet. . Fresh air scoop—Open, below 10,000 feet. >I>~UJ . Oxygen mask—Remove after bottle is empty. 5. Land as soon as possible. ENGINE BLEED AIR ANTl-G SUIT SYSTEM. On m aircraft and  ...
COSTARMAEREO, 1975
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Space Physiology
The G-suit includes calf, thigh, and abdominal bladders that compress the tissues . The compression increases total peripheral resistance, reduces leg vein compliance, and improves G tolerance [86]. In fighter aviation, a properly fitted and ...
M.D. Associate Professor of Medicine Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Jay C. Buckey Jr., 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «G-SUIT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term G-suit is used in the context of the following news items.
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Thunderbirds ready to soar at Cherry Festival in Traverse City
Having the G-suit doing part of the work helped immensely. Setting the respirator at full oxygen level also kept any motion sickness at bay. «MLive.com, Jul 15»
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A Pilot's View: How To Cope With G-Force
"We wear a G-suit which has a blow up bladder clamped to your legs, and it forces blood back up through your body. We also do a rather ... «Forces TV, Jul 15»
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Thousands attend Prowler sendoff at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station
Never in his wildest dreams did the 77-year-old Wilmot expect he'd get a chance to put on a g-suit again to handle the jet's high levels of ... «Whidbey News-Times, Jul 15»
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Junichi Suwabe, Shiro Saito Join Gatchaman Crowds insight Cast
The website also posted the main characters' G-Suit designs, including a G-Suit design for Berg Katze. [Please highlight the white space to ... «Anime News Network, Jun 15»
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Milestones, flight records achieved aboard George Washington
According to him, the significant part of this achievement is completing 4,000 hours in a carrier-based and jet-type aircraft wearing a G-suit and ... «Hanford Sentinel, Jun 15»
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Gatchaman Crowds Season 2 Unveils Color Character Designs
A character named originally appeared in the 1978 anime, Gatchaman II . In addition, the Facebook page unveiled the G-Suit for Rui Ninomiya. «Anime News Network, Jun 15»
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'Sky is Not the Limit' comes to Worcester Historical Museum
The first G-suit (really it is an anti G-suit) that was manufactured by David Clark Co. used stretch material that could be inflated and deflated by a ... «Worcester Telegram, Jun 15»
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Here is the ridiculous 2590-horsepower SRT Tomahawk hypercar …
... panels, modifies the suspension rate, and can even pressurize a g-suit for the driver — yes, a g-suit, like you might find a fighter pilot wearing. «The Verge, Jun 15»
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RAF take reporter up in an RAF jet to show what it takes to be a pilot
Over the top of this a tight-fitting 'G-suit' will inflate during flight to stop blood draining from the head during tight turns. Chunky boots, leather ... «Daily Mail, May 15»
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Imaging the heart requires an awkward pose
In the 1940s, Earl H. Wood studied the heart conditions of pilots during flight while inventing the first aviation G-suit. He spun his subjects in ... «Scienceline, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. G-Suit [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/g-suit>. May 2019 ».
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