HyperDic: inertial_frame

English > 1 sense of the expression inertial frame:
NOUNcognitioninertial frame, inertial reference framea coordinate system in which Newton's first law of motion is valid
English > inertial frame: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA coordinate system in which Newton's first law of motion is valid.
Synonyminertial reference frame
Broadercoordinate system, frame of reference, reference system, reference frameA system that uses coordinates to establish position

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