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    Definition
    (noun) the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity Definition
    (noun) sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms Definition
    (noun) the relative importance granted to something
    Synonyms : weightiness
    Example Sentence
    • his opinion carries great weight
    • the progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed
    Definition
    (noun) an artifact that is heavy Definition
    (noun) an oppressive feeling of heavy force
    Example Sentence
    • bowed down by the weight of responsibility
    Definition
    (noun) a system of units used to express the weight of something
    Synonyms : system of weights
    Definition
    (noun) a unit used to measure weight
    Synonyms : weight unit
    Example Sentence
    • he placed two weights in the scale pan
    Definition
    (noun) (statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance
    Synonyms : weighting
    Definition
    (verb) weight down with a load
    Synonyms : burden , burthen , weight down
    Definition
    (verb) present with a bias
    Synonyms : angle , slant
    Example Sentence
    • He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for weight

Weight: Experienced In Gravitational Hold / Tug

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