Definition of 'centrifugal'
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`The moon revolves around the earth and the centrifugal force counteracts the force of gravity. AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (2001)They had to lean against centrifugal force as they rounded a hairpin. MOONDROP TO MURDER (2001)The centrifugal force almost threw them off the road as Janet took the roundabout at the top of The Hill too fast. AFTERMATH (2001)
Once a year, a few of the mothers took time out to envy Kate, whose family, in contrast to theirs, was centripetal rather than centrifugal. BARN BLIND (2001)
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Used Occasionally. centrifugal is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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