noun. 1. heaviness: the degree of descending gravitational force pressed upon an item or body. 2. a coefficient or multiplier utilized within an equation or statistical investigation and employed toward a specific variant to show the contribution to the information.

WEIGHT: "Scales are used to measure weight in pounds, kilograms, or stones. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "WEIGHT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/weight/ (accessed August 4, 2020).