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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gravity  \Grav"i*ty\,  n.;  pl  {Gravities}.  [L.  gravitas,  fr 
  gravis  heavy;  cf  F.  gravit['e].  See  {Grave},  a.,  {Grief}.] 
  1.  The  state  of  having  weight;  beaviness;  as  the  gravity  of 
  lead. 
 
  2.  Sobriety  of  character  or  demeanor.  ``Men  of  gravity  and 
  learning.''  --Shak. 




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