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G-suit

[jee-soot] /ˈdʒiˌsut/
noun
Also, g-suit.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45, Americanism; g(ravity) suit
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British Dictionary definitions for g suit

G-suit

noun
1.
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
Word Origin
C20: from g(ravity) suit
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Related Abbreviations for g suit

G-suit

gravity suit
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