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"Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today -- but the core of science fiction, its essence has become crucial to our salvation if we are to be saved at all."
- Isaac Asimov

Gravitic  
  Relating to gravity.  

As far as I know, the first use of this useful word.

Some structural damage was suffered by the vessel owing to pounding by gravitic waves, but she returned to base without assistance.
From Question of Salvage, by Malcom Jameson.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1939
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