Einstein field equation
English[edit]
Alternative forms[edit]
 EFE (initialism)
Noun[edit]
Einstein field equation (plural Einstein field equations)
 (relativity) A symmetric 4 × 4 tensor equation in general relativity in which the gravitational force is described as a curvature of spacetime caused by matter and energy.
Usage notes[edit]
 A set of ten scalar equations equivalent to the tensor equation is referred as Einstein field equations.
Translations[edit]
tensor equation in general relativity that describes gravitational force as curvature

