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What does RW stand for?

RW stands for Robertson-Walker Metric (an exact solution of Einstein's field theory of relativity)

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Using the Robertson-Walker metric to describe the Universe and accepting the dimming and redshifting of a gold set of SNe1a data [5], they determine the cosmic acceleration kinematically and provide a list of five kinematical criteria that must be met by any approach to cosmology.