Einstein equivalence principle
پروز ِ هموگ-ارزی ِ اینشتین
parvaz-e hamug-arzi-ye Einstein
Fr.: principe d'équivalence d'Einstein
The → equivalence principle as stated by Einstein, on which is
based the theory of → general relativity. It comprises
the three following items:
1) The → weak equivalence principle is valid.
2) The outcome of any local non-gravitational experiment is
independent of the velocity of the freely-falling
→ reference frame in
which it is performed. Also known as → local Lorentz invariance.
3) The outcome of any local non-gravitational experiment is
independent of where and when in the Universe it is performed. Also called
→ local position invariance.
→ Einstein; → equivalence;