# center-of-mass frame

center-of-mass frame
masių centro sistema statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. center-of-mass frame; center-of-mass system vok. Massenmittelpunktsystem, n; Schwerpunktsystem, n rus. система центра масс, f pranc. système du centre de masse, m

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