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||1958 Foghead in Astounding Science Fiction Sept. 43/2
THIS AMOUNTS TO ITS BEING CORRECTLY POSITIONED GRAVITICALLY…IF NOT LEVEL IT CANNOT FUNCTION.
|jump point n.
|| 1964 Bill for Delivery in Analog Science Fact–Science Fiction Nov. 76/2
It makes it kind of rough if, through no fault of your own, the gravitor gives out before its triple-clad warranty period is up, or a jump-point slides out of congruity and hangs the ship up in the middle of nowhere for a month.