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"We were essentially being shell-shocked by rapid change. That was one of the things you needed science-fiction writers for back in the Sixties, because we could cope with the future."
- Peter Watts

Gravitic  
  Relating to gravity.  

As far as I know, the first use of this useful word.

Some structural damage was suffered by the vessel owing to pounding by gravitic waves, but she returned to base without assistance.
From Question of Salvage, by Malcom Jameson.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1939
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