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"There was a time when one old eccentric guy with a notebook could do something important to science. Now even the resources of a major university are often not enough."
- Jerry Pournelle

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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