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"What television does is rent us friends and relatives who are quite satisfactory. This is quite something, to rent artificial friends and relatives right inside the house."
- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Gee  
  Using the standard letter designation in physics for gravity.  

This is, as far as I know, the first usage of this constant as equivalent to the word 'gravity'.

"I've more muscle than you, and I'm used to greater gee, being from earth. The main thing, though, is that I've had training in free jumps. If you've never jumped free, you can't imagine what it's like."
From Sacred Martian Pig (Idris' Pig), by Margaret St. Clair.
Published by Startling Stories in 1949
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Martian buildings, even public ones, rarely had levitators or even lifts. The lesser gee made stairclimbing less onerous than on Terra, and Martians of both sexes insisted it wasn't reasonable to avoid exercise.

I think I first encountered this in Robert Heinlein's Double Star:

"The Can Do - that's this bucket - is about to rendezvous with the Go For Broke, which is a high-gee torchship."

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